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The Midi-Pyrenees and Languedoc-Roussillon Sights

Pont Neuf (New Bridge)

Updated 04/08/2014

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Despite its name, the graceful span of the Pont Neuf is hardly new: it opened to traffic in 1632. Remains of the old bridge—one arch and the lighter-color outline on the brick wall of the Hôtel-Dieu (hospital)—are visible across the river. The 16th-century hospital was used for pilgrims on their way to Santiago de Compostela. Just over the bridge, on a clear day in winter, the snowcapped peaks of the Pyrénées can often be seen in the distance.

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Toulouse, 31000, France

Updated 04/08/2014

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