French Alps are those portions of the Alps mountain range which stand within France, located in the Rhone-Alpes and Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur regions.
Mont Blanc located on the French-Italian border, is the highest mountain in the Alps as well as the highest points of European countries. Mont Blanc shrinks by 45cm in two years
Notable towns in the French Alps include Grenoble, Chamonix, Annecy, Chambery, and Albertville.