Number of Listed Historic Monuments:8
It is a sub-prefecture of the Landes department in Aquitaine region, and has a population of around 20,000 inhabitants.
The town is famous since Roman times for its thermal water (which comes at a temperature of 64C) whose rheumatism treating qualities were discovered – according to the legend – by a Roman legionary who, when departing to war, decided to abandon his rheumatism afflicted dog. At his return he found the dog restored to health by the thermal water and the mud of the river...
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