Vannes

Child of the Roman Empire, she was born in 56 B.C. Vannes has a rich history and heritage that goes with it. It is classified City of Art and History and it's also a beautiful flowered city which has received many awards for its beautiful gardens and green spaces. Vannes Prefecture of the Morbihan department, she was in the Middle Ages the capital of the Kingdom of Brittany and the Duchy of Brittany. Its current name comes from the Venetians, Gauls armoricain. Discover its old town in the shade of the ramparts where pretty winding streets succeed and sometimes open on a beautiful square. Do not miss every year in early July the historical festivals! Entertainment, shows, bear leaders, fire eaters, stilt walkers, sound and light the ramparts, in short an exceptional show that will delight young and old. To see the Cathedral of St Pierre Vannes, the mansion of Chateau-Gaillard, the old town, the aquarium of Vannes, the port and finally the castle of Hermine! A small detour to the Morbihan golf is also necessary! Vannes video http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xd13g1_bienvenue-a-vannes_travel Welcome to Vannes to see and do in Vannes: Through the centuries valves s' is made a varied and rich heritage. A heritage of more than 200 monuments and objects classified as historic monuments. While strolling in the pedestrian streets of the old town you will make many discoveries. Let's start first by its famous walls dating from the Gallo-Roman period. They were intended to protect the city from enemies. AT