Places I've been: Mount San Michel, France. ✮ Mount San Michel at certain times is engulfed by the water and reveals the splendor of construction. Set in a medieval town called Avranches, this monastery was fortified in the thirteenth century.
Le Mont Saint Michel castle in Bretagne, Normandy, France is located on a rocky tidal island approx one kilometre off of the country's north coast, at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches. The island hosts a population of