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Angers - the castle
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Angers is the 16th largest town in France, with 156,000 inhabitants. It is situated along the both banks of Maine River and the southern suburb is situated along the Loire River. The city is the capital of the historic province of Anjou and is considered as one of the most beautiful cities in France. The most noth-13th century) and the massive Castle of Angers (early 13th century). Around the castle are 17 cylindrical towers which remind on military history of the town. The castle of Angers houses a tapestry museum that includes the famous Apocalypse series of Nicholas Bataille who did the weaving and Hennequin de Bruges did the painting. It is 140 meters long and is the
biggest tapestry in the World.

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