Ile de Re
La Cote Atlantique ....
Ile de Re (Charente-Maritime).
Le phare des Baleines, construit en 1854, haut de 55 m, il compte 257 marches; a droite, la tour fanal du XVII siècle.
The lighthouse of the whales.
257 Steps !!
Isle of Re
The Atlantic Coast ....
Island de Re (Charente-Maritime).
The lighthouse of Whales, built in 1854, up 55 m, it has 257 steps; right, the lantern tower of XVII century.
This postcard is postmarked in 2014 from France.
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The lighthouse is named for the fact that a relatively high number of whales used to came aground at this part of the island of Ré.
On the left side of this postcard is the old tower lighthouse built in 1682.
France stamp 2013
Monde 20 G