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Several Buildings of Interest

We visited Fort Medoc as part of a tour while on a cruise. The fort has a number of standing buildings and others that are in ruins. Even if you can't read French, the various... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 August 2016
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Carlisle, PA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We visited Fort Medoc as part of a tour while on a cruise. The fort has a number of standing buildings and others that are in ruins. Even if you can't read French, the various informational stations give you an idea of what the accompanying parts of the fort were used for. The fort lies along the river and just... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Bigger than what i thought it would be, well of the beaten track. The fort is still up and worth the detour, the view across the Gironde is magnificent. You can see how it must have looked after they had built it. Cheap to get inside with notice boards saying that you can see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2012

We were cruising along the Gironde river in France, when we noticed Fort Medoc on our map. We took a detour on a rather bad minor road to it, but it was definitely worth the effort! It is one of those very nicely maintained sites, which are not that packed with tourists (though it was late afternoon when we were... More 

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