Introduction to the French Region of Auvergne

English: Moutains of Sancy shot in early sprin...

English: Moutains of Sancy shot in early spring 2009. Sancy is located in the Massif Central, in France. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The region of Auvergne is found in France’s Massif Central. The Massif Central is a large, somewhat arid upland area of south central France. It covers about one-sixth of France’s area and, at Puy de Sancy, it reaches an elevation of 6188 feet. Puy is the French word for a volcanic summit.

 

via Auvergne France,Introduction to the French Region of Auvergne.

 

 

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