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The Tour de France is an annual men’s multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France, while also occasionally passing through nearby countries. Like the other Grand Tours (the Giro d’Italia and the Vuelta a España), it consists of 21 day-long stages over the course of 23 days. It has been described as “the world’s most prestigious and most difficult bicycle race.”
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Tour de France published this video item, entitled “Tour de France 2020 : Étape 19 – La cigogne noire” – below is their description.
Quand on dit cigogne, on pense cigogne blanche, mais elle a une cousine qui gagne (aussi) à être connue ! Partez au cœur de grands massifs forestiers jalonnés de ruisseaux et de prairies humides pour découvrir les cigognes noires. © MNHN – Gedeon Programmes 2020Tour de France YouTube Channel
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.