France is located in Western Europe, which is bordered by the English Channel in the north, the Atlantic Ocean in the west and the Mediterranean Sea in the south. France borders Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and Spain. The island of Corsica also belongs to France. The highest point of Western Europe, Mont Blanc, is located in the French Alps. Basic information Sea The bathing season is here until mid-October, the water temperature is around 20 ° C.