Let's play with city names

With 36,000 French communes, it's almost obligatory for French and foreign towns to have the same name. If you know of any others, let us know and we'll add them to the article.

It goes without saying that the game applies only to cities located in Passadocie, i.e.:
- Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur
- Corse
- Nouvelle Aquitaine
- Occitanie
- Auvergne Rhône Alpes


Montpelier(with one L) is the capital of the U.S. state of Vermont
Photo André Abbe in 1999


Leon in Mexico and Léon in Les Landes


Montreal in Quebec and Montreal in Aude


Granada in Spain and Granada in Haute Garonne


Bayonne in New Jersey and Bayonne in the Basque Country


Valencia in Spain and Valencia in Drôme


Lyon in Mississippi and Lyon in Rhône


Toulon in Illinois and Toulon in Var

There are eight Orange in the United States, six Lourdes - three in Canada, two in Brazil and one in Colombia. Avignon is a regional county municipality in the Province of Quebec. etc....

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