Aerial view of Vichy and the Allier River
Vichy is a commune in the department of Allier in central France.
Vichy has lots of Spas and resorts. This site was inhabited before the Roman conquest of Gaul.
In 1861, Napoleon III visited Vichy several times.
During World War II, it was the capital city of Vichy France.
- ↑ "Vichy," Junior Encyclopedia Britannica (1897), Vol. 3, p. 693.
- ↑ Gros, J.F. (1884). "Vichy in History," Vichy and environs, pp. 83-54.
- ↑ Prince, Danforth et al. (2011). Frommer's France, p. 473.
- ↑ Vinen, Richard. (2007). The Unfree French: Life Under the Occupation, p. 45.