Lorraine is marked in red
Lorraine (in German Lothringen) is one of the regions of France. About 2.3 million people live there. Its capital is Metz. It is in the north-east of France.
The most important population centres are Nancy and Metz, with about 300,000 people each, followed by Thionville, with about 130,000. Other important cities are Epinal and Bar-le-Duc.
The departments in the region are Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle, and Vosges.