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Joséphine's Tower

 

The historical tower of Saint Gilles Croix de Vie : La Tour Joséphine

 

High and majestic, the tower has been overlooking the harbour since the XIXth century.

 

From its real name " La Tour du Vieux Mone", la "Tour Joséphine" is the first lighthouse in Saint Gilles Croix de Vie harbor.

 

Restored on 2000, the tower is a peerless historical testimony of the entire history of Saint-Gilles Croix de Vie.

 

According to custom, newlyweds have to make a round-dancing around the tower to ensure good fortune !

 

This Tower is only at 4 kms from Europa Campsite

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