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Travel Blogs from Nantes
I'm in Casablanca now, it's 31°, Nantes was 12 °. It's brown like Australia, France was lush and green,I don't suppose they have great tasting strawberries here. How odd, this morning I was wandering around the market in La Boule, now Casablanca. Two hours flight and the world has completely changed, it's not like this in Australia! Waiting for Dad (Chris), I haven't heard from him. I wrote an email on Friday, no response. Hope all is ...
Bonsoir mes enfants et amies!
We enjoyed a pleasant cycle up the coast following the "velocean" cycle path past grazing cows, salt marshes and tidal flats where the ocean recedes up to 3 kl and makes possible the harvest of the region's ample supply of oysters and clams. A few very short conversations with friendly locals were highlights as I struggled to understand their enthusiastic explanations of the region ...
We left Dinan on Sunday morning in overcast conditions which soon became wet conditions that accompanied us on and off throughout the day. The cycle path we were following beside the Il et Rance Canal was predominantly flat and easy cycling but after the rain of previous days had become heavy, resulting in an accumulation of mud on our chains which eventually started to grind. Keith was becoming concerned ...
World according to Billie 4
all about the ball
intrepid pensioners didn't do too well without the sat nav and it
could be said that after three circuits of the Nantes
Northern peripheral road they were beginning to be recognised as
Sally was dispatched
the following day to navigate the tram system into Nantes to buy a
I heard that
For our last week in France we decided to explore the Loire Valley. This is a stretch of river valley between Nantes and Orleans that contains over 80 different chateaus built by various royals and nobles in France's history. Needless to say we have seen a TON of gay couples around. We began our stay in Nantes at the western end of the valley. It was here that we learned about Jules Verne (the "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" and "Around the World in 80 Days" guy) and that he ...