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May 14, 2007
Palavas-les-Flots 340192 34250
Herault Languedoc-Roussillon
43.533 3.933 0 m

Traditional boats.

One sight.
Other sight.

In the canal of Palavas, estuary of the coastal River Lez.
Aphrodite, Yvonne and Jeanine, Catalan boats with Latin rigging of association LATINA CUP in Palavas, in canal of Palavas, estuary of the coastal River Lez.

Rigging is the whole of the ropes, espars and veils established in the mast of a sailing ship.
One of most remarkable is the Latin rigging, used on all the Mediterranean circumference, which makes it possible to go back easily to the wind.

Palavas-les-Flots is a French commune of the department of Herault, Languedoc-Roussillon area, populated of 5421 "Palavasiens" distributed on 2,4 km² is 2 278 hab./km².

Palavas-les-Flots is a seaside resort located at 12 km from the center of Montpellier, on the Gulf of Lion and Mediterranean. Its emerged territory is composed of dune cords separating two ponds and the sea. The principal agglomeration is with the outlet of the channel which connects the coastal river Lez to the sea. It is one of the principal seaside resorts attended by Montpelliérains and Héraultais of the back-country.

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