The Ille et Vilaine departement is in the Brittany region
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The most eastern part of Britanny and the one with the shortest coast line.
Towns and cities
The river Villaine passes through this regional capital city. Only a few wood timbered houses remain in the old part of the city, in 1720 a fire devestated the city burning more than 900 mores. The Cathedrale Saint-Pierre dominates the sky line and there are 7 other churches.