Called “the ocean’s door” because of its localisation at the edge of the Atlantic ocean, La Rochelle is an important port complex since XII century, situated near islands of Ré, Oléron and Aix. Also a millennial city, it has a rich historical heritage that you could admire during your stopover in the city, such as the three towers of La Rochelle, the City Hall, the door of the big clock, or even its cathedral. La Rochelle is also a strong cultural dynamism, where a lot of museums are settled, and also festivals such as the francofolies and pubs in whom parties are always on. You will not be bored in this city which count more than 12,000 students, including 6,000 in the University. So, are you ready for your travel in La Rochelle ?