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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Charente-Maritime

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Historical Places in Charente-Maritime

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    Phare des Baleines , Saint Clement des Baleines
    See a lighthouse built by Vauban in 1682 and a newer lighthouse built by architect Leonce Reynaud in 1849. Phare des Baleines owes its name t
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    Corderie Royale , Rochefort
    Corderie Royale, a vast complex filled with museums and architecture, attracts as many as 150,000 yearly visitors. First built in 1666, the c
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    Fort Boyard , Fouras
    A lone fortress in the waters of the Pertuis d'Antioche, Fort Boyard has walls as high as 66 ft (20 m). The oval-shaped fortress is 223 ft (6
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