France is one of the most developed countries in the world. France is the largest country in Western Europe and the third-largest in Europe as a whole. It possesses the second-largest exclusive economic zone in the world. France has been a major power with strong cultural, economic, military, and political influence in Europe and around the world
The climate conditions in France are predominantly moderate with mild winters; however, the mountain regions and the Northeastern part of the country can become quite hostile in terms of weather conditions. The summers in France are sufficiently hot. French winters are mild.