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in North East of France: Normandy, Dijon, Lille, Strasbourg

Language schools in North East of France



Language Schools Normandy
Language schools Normandy

Learn French in North East France
Learn French in North East France

Lille is a city in northern France on the Deûle River. It is the capital of the Nord-Pas-de-Calais région. It is also the préfecture (capital) of the département of Nord. It lies near the border with Belgium and its Dutch name is Rijsel or Rijssel. The city of Lille absorbed Lomme on February 27, 2000. Their combined population at the 1999 census was 212,597 inhabitants. Population of the metropolitan area (in French: aire urbaine) at the 1999 census was 1,143,125. Including those parts of the Lille metropolitan area which are on Belgian territory (such as Kortrijk), the overall population of the Lille-Kortrijk metropolitan area was estimated in 2000 at around 1,700,000, ranking as one of the major metropolitan areas of Europe.