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Rocher de la Vierge

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Rocher de la Vierge

Biarritz, France

Ahoy there! Is that a ship at sea? No, it just looks like one. The hull-shaped, sun-dappled rock, Rocher de la Vierge, punctuates the cobalt waters of the Atlantic, just off the coast of Biarritz, a tiny resort town in southwestern France. A local landmark accessible via bridge, the “rocher” features the statue of a virgin, and offers views of the Bay of Biarritz Grand Plage on one side and the Basque Coast on the other.

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