Tag: french overseas territories

Wallis and Futuna

The official flag of Wallis and Futuna is the French national flag, as it is a French territory. Wallis and Futuna has a locally used unofficial flag which bears …

Saint Martin

The French tricolore is the official national flag used in the Collectivity of Saint Martin. There are said to be several unofficial flags as well.

Saint Barthélemy

The flag of Saint Barthélemy is the French tricolor. This is because Saint Barthélemy is a self-governing overseas collectivity of France. An unofficial flag of Saint Barthélemy consisting of …

Réunion

The Vexillological Association of Réunion selected a flag in 2003. It depicts the volcano of Fournaise, bedecked by gold sunbeams. It was designed in 1974 by Guy Pignolet with …

New Caledonia

Two flags are in use in New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France. Up to 2010, the only flag used to represent New Caledonia was the flag of France, …

Mayotte

The official flag of Mayotte is the French tricolor. The unofficial local flag consists of a white field with the archipelago's coat of arms below an inscription "MAYOTTE" in …

Martinique

The unofficial "snake flag" (drapeau aux serpents) features a white cross on a blue field with a white snake in each quarter. These are fer-de-lance vipers (Bothrops lanceolatus, French …

Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe has no flag with official status other than the French national flag. A locally used unofficial flag, based on the coat of arms of Guadeloupe's capital Basse-Terre has …