The land of the Bourgeois immortalised by Rodin has retained an astonishing amount of heritage.
Witness its 13th-century watchtower with thick buttresses that can be seen in the town center.
A little further on, a tank of almost 2 million litres collected rainwater from the nearby Notre-Dame church.
Built on the surface as it was impossible to bury it in saturated ground, it is covered by a vault as protection against mortar attacks.
Do not miss the Citadel, the home of the English (...)