Thursday, February 02, 2006

Queen Mary 2

Just as the geography of Nantes has shaped its history, the region's economy is still (though less and less) dependent on its proximity to the atlantic. Shipbuilding is still a big industry and is based in St. Nazaire, a city to the west of Nantes. Notably, the largest cruise ship ever built, the Queen Mary 2, was built in St. Nazaire. cwt


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