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Lunch by the Atlantic


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For some reason, I associate the Atlantic with cold bleak weather. But the Atlantic coast town of La Rochelle [La-Rochelle-travel-guide-1313568] was a scorcher.

La Rochelle's main feature is the "Vieux Port" ("Old Harbour"), which is at the heart of the city, picturesque and lined with seafood restaurants.

Lucky we managed to find a table under an umbrella in the restaurant.

The town was very prosperous historically when it was a busy port serving trade routes to Canada and the Antilles.

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Posted by alexchan 17:00 Archived in France

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