Travel Blogs from Mont-Saint-Michel, France

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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, 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 ...

The sea is rising...!!!, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

The sea is rising...!!!

A travel blog entry by fettino

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At 14:00 p.m. we arrive at Mont-Saint-Michel, the rocky tidal island situated one kilometer off the country's north coast, approximately on the borderline between Normandy(Normandie) and Brittany(Bretagne). The place is very beautiful cause its abbey on ...

Get Off My Rock!!, Mont Saint Michel, France travel blog

Get Off My Rock!!

A travel blog entry by sjbee

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We reach Le Mont Saint Michel in record time, due to slight speed limit mistranslation :D, and settle in for the night on the ...

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

Mont Saint Michel

A travel blog entry by ironchefmeister

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... had more than 3 hours to drive until we got to Paris and it was already past 8pm.  The drive towards Paris from Mont Saint Michel was really nice, and the sun sets really late here so it was light out until almost 10:00.  While Michael ...

Mont Saint Michel and Medieval Festival, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Mont Saint Michel and Medieval Festival

A travel blog entry by abi.latham

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... interpretation work. Lively as a Brazilian carnival and equally passionate and knowledgable she filled up the 2 hour trip to Saint Mont Michel with a summarised history of the area and the conception of the Abbey which is the second most visited site in ...

Bastogne to Brittany, Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Bastogne to Brittany

A travel blog entry by nickandmaryjane

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... few weeks later. After Normandy, we decided that we had time to slip across to Brittany (or is it still Normandy) and go to Mont-Saint-Michel.  All we can say it “WOW”!  It was amazing and it was also an easy bicycle ride across the ...

Lost & found in Brittany & meeting Mont St Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Lost & found in Brittany & meeting Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by janetdunn

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... picnic lunch near by the church along with the local alcoholic who was on the steps around the corner. We had decided to go to Mont St Michel today on the bus and will bike ride there tomorrow too. It's only a 15 minute bus ride out there and is just so ...

Brittany and Mont St. Michel, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Brittany and Mont St. Michel

A travel blog entry by heathalessleofo

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... with tourists.  In fact it now really exists solely for tourists, with only thirty full time residents living there.  Mont St. Michel has the highest tides in continental Europe, with up to 50 feet difference between low and high water.  ...

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

Coole Silhouette

A travel blog entry by uteschner

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Nach ca. 1000 km Fahrt begrüßt uns die coole Silhouette des Mont St. Michel, und wir haben richtig Glück. Im Örtchen Beauvoir bekommen wir den letzten Stellplatz und buchen für zwei Tage. So können wir morgen in Ruhe diesen steinalten Berg ansehen. ...

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

Mont St Michel

A travel blog entry by mamakarpus

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... . She headed back to Angers and I went with Nick, Cara, and Lauren to get the car they rented. We were heading to Mont Saint Michel, which is an abbey on an island in the middle of the Brittany and Normandy regions of France. I'd already been there the ...

Les goddams!!!, Le Mont-Saint-Michel, France travel blog

Les goddams!!!

A travel blog entry by pwong

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... most impressive abbey you will ever see, but tres cool because of its stunning location.  The interior isn't anything special; Mont St. Michel is all about the view from the causeway, from where it's an otherworldly vision.  After, I walked ...

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