Things to see and do - Brouage
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Brouage Travel guide
Brouage : Michelin's recommendations
Once the salt capital of Europe, it was the largest fortified port on the Atlantic under Louis XIII, but since then the surrounding marshland has gradually reclaimed this stronghold. Nowadays the town and its ramparts rising above the maze of waters remain a stunning vision.
Tourist attractions Brouage : Things to see and do
The Brouage Ramparts, built between 1630 and 1640, are an excellent example of the art of fortifications before Vauban. Forming a square with sides 400m long, they are protected by seven bastions equipped with bartizans. The North side faced the sea,..