December 23, 2012

Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Photograph by Rene Mattes, Hemis/Corbis

A visitor wades through the shallow water surrounding Mont-Saint-Michel at low tide. Situated on an islet in Normandy, France, the Benedictine abbey and its surrounding bay became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1979.

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