Travel Blogs from Mont-Saint-Michel, France

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Balade au Mont Saint Michel, Mont Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Balade au Mont Saint Michel

A travel blog entry by emeric.bensaci

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... de minutes pour la navette, le roulement est pas mal donc ca va vite.. On descend du bus et prenons des photos du Mont Saint Michel de l'exterieur.. Puis nous entrons dans le village a l'interieur des ramparts.. Et la c'est le bordel... Trop de monde.. ...

Onze laatste dag, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Onze laatste dag

A travel blog entry by pascale7171153

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    Het was onze laatste dag in Frankrijk. Het was mistig en het regende. bijna 9 weken lang heb ik ongelooflijk goed weer gehad, maar vandaag was het echt mistroostig. Was dit een voorbode.     We hadden alleen ...

Mount Saint Michel, Mount Saint Michel, France travel blog

Mount Saint Michel

A travel blog entry by beagui

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We traveled there from Paris, to visit this beautiful place situated in the Low Normandy. This mountain in the middle of a bay is very spectacular because the seabed of the bay is very flat, what produces fast flooding in the whole bay when the tide ...

Mont-Saint-Michel, Mont Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont-Saint-Michel

A travel blog entry by sfdcijunobeach

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Coming ...

Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France

A travel blog entry by dancejill

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... lot of cars there already.  Lots of people walking and we think we seen a couple who might be doing a pilgrimage here. Mont  St. Michel is thought to date back to 708 when Aubert, Bishop of Avranches had a sanctuary built on Mont Tombe in honour ...

The Mont Saint-Michel, Mont Saint-Michel, France travel blog

The Mont Saint-Michel

A travel blog entry by vana30

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We visited Mont Saint Michel today. It is a very beautiful city. We went at low tide, but there is a bridge you can go on to get to it at high tide. Since it is Palm Sunday St-Michel was packed.  We just walked around. Hopefully we will go back so we can ...

Not yo' average monastery..., Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Not yo' average monastery...

A travel blog entry by iboersma

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... World Heritage Site that lies just on the border between Normandy and Brittany.  Victor Hugo is credited with saying "Mont Saint Michel is to France what the Pyramids are to Egypt", so we were looking forward to seeing some mummies - ahem, I mean ...

Mont-Saint Michel, France, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont-Saint Michel, France

A travel blog entry by dancejill

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June 25, Thursday Another relaxing day, well maybe. Tomorrow we leave here heading over to the Normandy coast of France.  Our first stop is Mount St. Michael.  Today we swept out the tent, did laundry and dried it out on the small racks they ...

Le Mont St-Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Le Mont St-Michel

A travel blog entry by vagabond2014

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... le Mont St-Michel est une île. Devant la dégradation de l'écosystème de l'île, il fut décidé de redonner au Mont Saint-Michel sont statut d' île. Il y a 43 habitants permanent sur l'île. Le Mont-St-Michel, fut construit à partir de l'an 709 en ...

For the Price of a Gondola Ride, Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

For the Price of a Gondola Ride

A travel blog entry by the_stamms

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... ordered her scallops pan-seared in lemon butter and out-ordered me to begin her Birthday Week. In France, even the losers win, and I enjoyed a famous Mont-Saint-Michel omelette with a half-dozen oysters, a bottle of the local Muscadet white wine, and two ...

Our first night in Camp, Le Mont Saint Michel, France travel blog

Our first night in Camp

A travel blog entry by jolsxjme

We are pulling, tired, no, Exhausted...  I am over reading maps already. But we have found our first camp site and they have a great tent set up for us to sleep in. With a cooker and fridge, table and chairs so even the rain can't stop us enjoying a ...

Mont Saint-Michel Monastery/Castle/Fortress, Mont Saint Michel, France travel blog

Mont Saint-Michel Monastery/Castle/Fortress

A travel blog entry by stevelegassick

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Incredible, amazing sight, one of the best in France. Hiking up through the fort's interior to the church at the top was awesome. At high tide, it's completely surrounded by the ...

Mountains to climb, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mountains to climb

A travel blog entry by scootergal

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... to the causeway and the ride on the packed causeway bus. Pity the town bus only runs once every 1.5 hours. The Mont is undergoing some major redevelopment inside as well as outside. Everything is covered in scaffolding and there are workmen everywhere. ...

Mont Saint Michel, Mont Saint Michel, France travel blog

Mont Saint Michel

A travel blog entry by sarah.sam2015

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After leaving Le Mans our next stop was a visit to Mont Saint Michel. This is an island commune off the coast of France. Its now a world heritage site and pretty impressive to see. There is a new road build there that is about a 50 min walk from where you ...

Mont St Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by gerryanddavid

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... a deterioration in the weather. So as we are totally free,we made the decision to tour around the northern coast and would make Mont St Michel our target for the night. We could see the mount from 20km away. And closer it was just as impressive. St Michel ...

Normandy, Mont St. Michel, France travel blog

Normandy

A travel blog entry by ericandme

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"We're on Holiday"

A travel blog entry by jbowles

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We arrived at Camping du Mont St Michel (not in ACSI book) at about half 2. It's attached to the Hôtel Vert and only about 2 miles from the island. We found a true gem last minute as we were originally staying in Courtils which is about 5 miles away ...

Magnificent M-S-M, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Magnificent M-S-M

A travel blog entry by jbowles

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Up and breakfasted and a run for Prego before a wander to the island. Encountered three random fairies on stilts near hotel! A warm windy walk along the boardwalk, took us half an hour. We arrived about half 12 (on a Saturday!) and instantly felt dear ...

How can we take hold the Mont ?, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

How can we take hold the Mont ?

A travel blog entry by fettino

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Crossing all Normandy we reach the Mont-Saint-Michel...a rocky tidal island located one kilometer off the country's north coast. This place is so beautiful that we decide to stop here for some nights, but unfortunately we are not able to see the tide that ...

Jolie Jolie Mont-St-Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Jolie Jolie Mont-St-Michel

A travel blog entry by marianm

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    On a passé une bonne partie de la journée à se promener dans le Mont-St-Michel. C'est vraiment spécial comme endroit, isolé du monde, mini village au milieu de…et bien rien! La marée était basse lorsqu'on est allé mais ...

Le Mont St Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Le Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by buckgw

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... St Malo when we started the day. Cool but sun on the back was nice, and still just a T Shirt. After we left Mont St Michel, we headed to another of the most beautiful villages....this time Barfleur. About now we started thinking about where we were ...

Mont St Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by blemings

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We didn't have the camera working when we went here, but I did manage to get some stills form the Flip camera. Really quite an impressive place. It is an Abbey (and village) built on a rock/island 1km from the coast and is accessible by a landbridge ...

And so it begins, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

And so it begins

A travel blog entry by scootergal

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... per usual, I got completely lost and found a divine little road along the beachside and cruised past some old windmills. Got to Mont St Michel around 11am, realising I had lost an hour from GMT. I'd already decided to "do" the Mont tomorrow so I could ...

Dimanche isn't as Accurate as

Dimanche isn't as Accurate as "Sun Day"

A travel blog entry by jbowles

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Just as the title says, a day of sun sun sun! Other highlights included laundry and a shampoo for stinky Prego. And lots of photo uploading / syncing at reception. And some beer! Also pondering on how to get to England in 10 days' time since very helpful ...

Milling About in Mont St Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Milling About in Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by jbowles

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A bit of a non-day really as both feeling grotty (maybe a bit too much sun). So a leisurely brek then a couple of mile wander along the bike path to Beauvoir and back for some toilet fluid (classy!) Jambon and fromage baguette with a citron dôme for ...

Mont Saint-Michel and Churchill's Little Brother, La Mont Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont Saint-Michel and Churchill's Little Brother

A travel blog entry by friesendm

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Roger and I had a great day in the vicinity of Mt Saint-Michel, the #2 visited site in all of France. It's a 1200 year old abbey built by Benedictine monks at the direction of the arch angel Michael, hence it's name. What's unique about it is that it is ...

mont saint michel, mont saint michel, France travel blog

mont saint michel

A travel blog entry by asci

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Mont Saint Michel - Os MONStros em Peregrinação, Mont Saint Michel, France travel blog

Mont Saint Michel - Os MONStros em Peregrinação

A travel blog entry by nuno_mancelos

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The stuff of legends..., Mont Saint-Michel, France travel blog

The stuff of legends...

A travel blog entry by kcsinasia

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... attempts by our host to fix it, we gave up and went to see a few sights before catching our afternoon train to Mont-St-Michel. Bayeux has several things for which it is known. The cathedral, Romanesque and several versions of Gothic, is one of those ...

Le Mont-Saint-Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Le Mont-Saint-Michel

A travel blog entry by bootclad

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... , on the coast. The main towns we passed through were Ernée, Fougeres, Antrain and Pontorson. The last little village before Le Mont Saint Michel is Beauvoir and that is where we were pulled up by the Gendarmerie, for a security check; the first so far. ...

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