Metal fridge magnet; storage of your memories of trip to Le Mont Saint Michel
Many people who are fond of travelling, like to collect souvenirs as these souvenirs help refreshing your memories of a certain place you have visited. If you are planning to visit Le Mont Saint Michel, which is a beautiful island located in the northern France, then getting a metal fridge magnet will be a wise choice. This metal fridge magnet depicts the Le Mont Saint Michel. It has a plate like shape and is silver colored.
Historical background and significance of Le Mont Saint Michel
Knowing the historical significance and important tourist attractions is very important before every trip. Some facts about the history of this island are as follows. In 1979, Le Mont Saint Michel became the World Heritage Site. This island has worldwide recognition for the Norman Benedictine Abbey of St Michel and the medieval town architecture, which is well preserved in its original form. During the 6th and 7th centuries, there was trans-culture as there was Roman and British culture prevalent in those times but in AD460, Romans departed and the Franks took over. The city was known as Mont Tombe before the construction of its first monastic building in 8th century. After that, the island developed rapidly. Some of the many places you would love to visit in Le Mont Saint Michel are Abbey of Mont Saint Michel and Notre-Dame Sous Terre Chapel.
Best time to visit Le Mont Saint Michel
If you are planning to visit Le Mont Saint Michel then the first and foremost factor you should consider is the climatic conditions. As high tides hit the city in the months of March and September, so it is hard to travel in such weather conditions. The best time to visit this island is during summers. You can travel to tourist attractions such as museums and churches.