French Southern and Antarctic Lands
The French Southern and Antarctic Lands, between the southern lands, the Antarctic continent and the Indian Ocean, are composed of the Kerguelen and ...
Geography: French overseas territories
The French overseas territories make up a total surface area of 559,000 km2, which is almost the same area as the mainland itself.
The history of the sponge cake takes us to the mountains, and more specifically, to the Alps: this is said to be where the Gâteau de Savoie (Savoy ... cake) originates from, a type of sponge cake which keeps very well. Practical and simple to make, this cake was very quickly adopted by seamen.