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The island of Ré is the 4th largest island of France.
The folkloric history of île de Ré
Legendary local tales of folklore attribute the birth of the Ile de Ré to frightful earthquakes that would have engulfed Antioche, a mythical Roman city located to the west of Saintes. From this vast land, the only survivors of these terrible events would be the Ile de Ré and the Ile d'Oleron.