This quarter, built around the eponymous Gothic basilica, is the most lively and colorful in town. A market takes place every ... More
This quarter, built around the eponymous Gothic basilica, is the most lively and colorful in town. A market takes place every Monday and Saturday morning where many shops offer products from Northern Africa. In the past, flat bottomed barges (typical boats) carrying cargoes of wood cast anchor at the foot of the quarter. The wood was unloaded and went to feed the workshops of carpenters on Rue de la Carpenteyre and coopers on Rue de la Fusterie.
Standing at the southern entrance to the Vieux Port on the north bank, Fort Saint Jean was built to protect
the old town. Dating back to the end of the 12th Century, it is named after the religious order ...
Situated at the entrance to the Vieux Port on the south bank, Fort Saint Nicolas was built on the orders
of the "Sun King" Louis XIV, according to a radial design plan by the chevalier de Clerville in the ...
HOTEL YEAR BUILT 1846 YEAR REMODELED 2003 ADDITIONAL PROPERTY DESCRIPTION CHARMING TOURIST CLASS HOTEL 64 ROOMS LOCATED IN THE HEART
OF THE LATIN QUARTER NEAR RIVER SEINE. HOTEL OFFERS GOOD LOCATION QUIET HOTEL BRASSERIE RESTAURANT BAR AND BUFFET BREAKFAST. ...