July 2010 view of centre of Caen
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
It is located 15 kilometres (9.3 miles) inland from the
Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of
Gules, a single-towered open castle Or, windowed and masoned sable.
Un Dieu, un Roy, une Foy, une Loy.
(One God, one King, one Faith, one Law.)