Allée Jacques Berque, Centre-Ville, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
Nantes is a minor waterways place at the end of the Canal de Nantes a Brest (Est) - Nantes to Redon; past Canal de Nantes a Brest (Est) - Erdre Jonction (Junction of the Canal de Nantes a Brest (Est) - Nantes to Redon with the River Erdre) (22.19 kilometres and 1 lock to the north).
The nearest place in the direction of Canal de Nantes a Brest (Est) - Erdre Jonction is Ecluse 1 St-Felix; 0.22 kilometres away.

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Nantes ([nɑ̃t]) (Gallo: Naunnt or Nantt (pronounced [nɑ̃t] or [nɑ̃ːt]); Breton: Naoned (pronounced [ˈnɑ̃wnət])) is a city in western France on the Loire River, 50 km (31 mi) from the Atlantic coast. The city is the sixth-largest in France, with a population of nearly 300,000 in Nantes and an urban area of 600,000 inhabitants. With Saint-Nazaire, a seaport on the Loire estuary, Nantes forms the main north-western French metropolis.

It is the administrative seat of the Loire-Atlantique département and the Pays de la Loire région, one of 18 regions of France. Nantes belongs historically and culturally to Brittany, a former duchy and province, and its omission from the modern Brittany région is controversial.

Nantes was identified during classical antiquity as a port on the Loire. It was the seat of a bishopric at the end of the Roman era before it was conquered by the Bretons in 851. Although Nantes was the primary residence of the 15th-century dukes of Brittany, Rennes became the provincial capital after the 1532 union of Brittany and France. During the 17th century, after the establishment of the French colonial empire, Nantes gradually became the largest port in France and was responsible for nearly half of the 18th-century French Atlantic slave trade. The French Revolution resulted in an economic decline, but Nantes developed robust industries after 1850 (chiefly in shipbuilding and food processing). Deindustrialisation in the second half of the 20th century spurred the city to adopt a service economy.

In 2012, the Globalization and World Cities Research Network ranked Nantes as a Gamma world city. It is the fourth-highest-ranking city in France, after Paris, Lyon and Marseilles. The Gamma category includes cities such as Algiers, Orlando, Porto, Turin and Leipzig. Nantes has been praised for its quality of life, and it received the European Green Capital Award in 2013. The European Commission noted the city's efforts to reduce air pollution and CO2 emissions, its high-quality and well-managed public transport system and its biodiversity, with 3,366 hectares (8,320 acres) of green space and several protected Natura 2000 areas.

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[FC Nantes] [Edict of Nantes] [Nantes Atlantique Airport] [University of Nantes] [Edict of Fontainebleau] [Drownings at Nantes] [HBC Nantes] [Nantes Metropolis] [Nantes tramway]
Information retrieved Sunday 15 October 2017 at 21:33
Convention Center
Dance & Night Club
Social Club
Performing Arts School
Sports & Recreation
City Hall
  • Ville de Nantes (City, Government Organization)
    1401 metres to the northwest.
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
Train Station
Comedy Club
Landmark & Historical Place
Community Organization
Arts & Entertainment
Recreation Center
  • Le Wilton (Pool & Billiard Hall, Pub)
    470 metres to the west.
Day Care
Performance & Event Venue
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • Aquaforme (Sports Club)
    604 metres to the west.
Information retrieved Friday 13 October 2017 at 17:17