Loire River

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Noun1.Loire River - the longest French riverLoire River - the longest French river; rises in the Massif Central and flows north and west to the Atlantic Ocean
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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The sun sets over the Total refinery on the Loire River off Donges, western France.
Eating out Nantes is known for its fresh healthy dishes, made from locally sourced vegetables and a combination of seafood and produce from the nearby Loire river.
Owned by holiday firm Siblu, Le Domaine de Dugny campsite is minutes from the Loire River, and its facilities - including indoor and outdoor pools, pedalo trips, and an array of sports - meant we were well armed when it came to keeping the kids happy for a week.
As per the plan, Flybe will operate five flights per week to the port city of Nantes on the Loire River in western France, until October 29, 2016.
Focusing on the monk's portrayal of Jerusalem and the cross, Callahan examines the life and writings of Ademar (988-1034), the most prolific writer of his day in France south of the Loire River, and whose surviving manuscripts number more than those of any other individual from the early Middle Ages.
Sailing up to Nantes along the Loire River, the longest in France, we passed hundreds of vineyards and many beautiful chateaux set along the banks.
Contract Awarded for Modernize the command control system at the 9-MW Naussac hydropower plant in France's Loire River Basin.
On the Loire River, and just 30 miles from the Atlantic, the city has a rich maritime history, although the shipbuilding industry that fuelled the economy for centuries is now a relic of the past.
So when Xavier Douroux, director of Le Consortium in Dijon, France, asked me if I thought Wool would be interested in making a series of windows for the chapel at La Charite-sur-Loire--a small town of medieval origin along the Loire River in southern France--I expressed serious doubt.
Location - Nantes is situated near the west coast of France on the famous Loire River.