Thursday, April 25, 2013

France - Limousin - Celebration Costumes

Regional celebration costumes.

Sent by dams87, a postcrosser from Limoges, France.

Limousin (French pronunciation: [limuzɛ̃] (OccitanLemosin) is one of the 27 regions of France. It is composed of threedépartementsCorrèzeCreuse and the Haute-Vienne.
Situated largely in the Massif Central, as of January 1, 2010, the Limousin comprised 742,771 inhabitants on nearly 17,000 km2, making it the second least populated region of France after Corsica.
Forming part of the South-West of France, Limousin is bordered by the regions Centre to the north, Poitou-Charentes and Aquitaineto the west, Midi-Pyrénées to the south and Auvergne to the east. Limousin also forms part of Occitania. (Source)

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