Île de Ré

The Île de Ré (Rainy Island) commands the approaches to the city of La Rochelle. Sandy beaches and mudflats give way to piney woods covering the island’s interior. The town and royal fortress of Saint-Martin-de-Ré provide a check and balance to the Huguenot fleet of La Rochelle.

Île de Ré

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