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Mount San Michel at certain times is engulfed by the water and reveals the splendor of construction. Set in a medieval town called Avranches, this monastery was fortified in the thirteenth century.

"Ten Jewels of the Mediterranean." ~ Cassis! ... Cassis is the place that will not disappoint the most fastidious Francophile. Situated near Marseille in southern France, the charming town of Cassis is famed for its spectacular cliffs, numerous inlets with hidden beaches and wine. Today, renowned white wine from Cassis is a symbol of the region and iconic tipple of France.

One of the remaining towers of the fortified village of Sévérac-le-Château in southern France |