Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

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Right in the heart of the Camargue, this fishing town with white houses is the pilgrimage centre for gypsies. The Notre-Dame-de-la-Mer church, built in the 12th century and fortified in the 15th century, really looks like a fortress. In the summer, the seaside resort of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer comes alive with its beaches, its cafés, its shops and its restaurants offering the Camargue specialities, such as gardiane (bull stew) and telline, a type of small clam.

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Church tower ( © Jean Espirat )Church tower ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Nave of the church ( © Jean Espirat )Nave of the church ( © Jean Espirat )
Crypt of the church ( © Jean Espirat )Crypt of the church ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Panorama from the roof of the church ( © Jean Espirat )Panorama from the roof of the church ( © Jean Espirat )
Panorama ( © Jean Espirat )Panorama ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Panorama ( © Jean Espirat )Panorama ( © Jean Espirat )
the city view from the roof of the church ( © Jean Espirat )the city view from the roof of the church ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Other panorama ( © Jean Espirat )Other panorama ( © Jean Espirat )
Another panoramic view ( © Jean Espirat )Another panoramic view ( © Jean Espirat )
 
Church of Saintes- Maries- de-la -Mer ( © Jean Espirat )Church of Saintes- Maries- de-la -Mer ( © Jean Espirat )
Church of Saintes- Maries -de -la- Mer ( © Jean Espirat )Church of Saintes- Maries -de -la- Mer ( © Jean Espirat )
  

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