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Umbilical Cord | by Peter Jaspers (@holiday)
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Umbilical Cord

The bridge to Ile de Ré is the umbilical cord between the island and the mainland of the Charente-Maritime. The bridge was inaugurated on May 19, 1988. The bridge is a curve with a length of 2926.5 meters. The highest point at 42 meters above sea level is "repentance" mentioned. The bridge runs from La Pallice in the northwest of La Rochelle to Sablanceaux on the island beaches of Ile de Ré.


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Taken on June 29, 2011