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Mont Saint Michel, France | TOP 10 Breathtaking Castles Around The World #5 Will Hypnotize You

TOP 10 Breathtaking Castles Around The World #5 Will Hypnotize You - Top Inspired

Mont Saint Michel, France | TOP 10 Breathtaking Castles Around The World #5 Will Hypnotize You

Mont St. Michel is a rocky tidal island and a commune in Normandy, #France. It is located approximately one kilometre off the country's north-western coast, at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches. The island has been a strategic point holding fortifications since ancient times. The Mont-Saint-Michel and its bay are part of the #UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. (Photograph by Adam Edwards) www.adamedwardsphotography.com

Mont St Michel

One of Normandy's most recognisable landmarks, Mont St Michel stands about a kilometer from France's north coast, visible from miles around. The rock on which it is built has stood strong to the erosion which over the millennia has swallowed much of the surrounding bay, leaving only a few remaining rocky islands of which Mont St Michel is the most celebrated. In its time it has acted as a fortress, religious centre, and even a prison, eventually being declared as a historic monument in 1874…

One of the most exciting places to visit in France! Breathtaking the view from the top!

Mont Saint Michel - Normandy - France

No need for extra introduction i think. This well known world-wide landmark stands at the Normandy coast. Very touristic, but being here a few days for only photography with all kind of weather the results were perfect. The first two you saw here and here. Enjoy... ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Technical Details; Camera; Canon EOS 1Ds mkIII Lens; Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8L IS USM Exposure; 20 sec Aperture; f8 Filter; none ISO 100 RAW Tripod; Manfrotto…

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Rainbow at Mont-Saint-Michel, France / Flickr / by Mathieu rivrin

Beautiful views worth visiting

Rainbow at Mont-Saint-Michel, France / Flickr / by Mathieu rivrin

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Mont-Saint Michel, Normandy, France awesome [OC][1638x2048]

Mont-Saint Michel Normandy France awesome [OC][1638x2048]

Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel

Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel

Statue of Saint Michael the Archangel defeating the dragon.

Mont-Saint-Michel, cloître de l'abbaye / emmrichard

Mont-Saint-Michel, cloître de l'abbaye

★☆ 2012 - P52_S19 ☆★ UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE whc.unesco.org/en/list/80

"Zig Zag" -Mont Saint-Michel- [Explore 28/01/2016 #51]

www.facebook.com/lollivierstephanephotography Le Mont-Saint-Michel ) is an island commune in Normandy, France. It is located about one kilometre (0.6 miles) off the country's northwestern coast, at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches. 100 hectares (247 acres) in size, the island has a population of 44 (2009).[1] The island has held strategic fortifications since ancient times and since the 8th century AD has been the seat of the monastery from which it draws its name. The…