Cours des Dames

This wharf lined with old ship-owners' houses served as a berth for trade vessels. The esplanade planted with lime trees is one of the liveliest places in town and is the point of departure for boat cruises.

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Address : 

cours des Dames, 17000 La Rochelle

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