Hotel Anne de Bretagne
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... hour, then back down to earth and down to base camp.
I took a few photos and found Darius a tin of caramels, as requested.
Later in the evening Jonathan dashed over the bridge to the patisserie for a baguette to go with the remainder of our chicken and salad for dinner, and a slice if flan for afters. It has rained steadily all evening.
It had clouded over when we struck out up the hill. We read a few menus and then found a creperie which did just that, crepes - there are a lot of "creperies" here that seem to have very few crepes and a lot of frites and haches (chips and hamburgers) perhaps for the tourists from across the channel. We sat outside under the awning ...
... or theatrical garden rooms in the baroque style of the sixteenth century, including a fernery, a sensory chamber, an outdoor theatre, a maze, a temple of Diana and many other delights". It wasn't large, but very cleverly laid out to appear much larger, with hedges dividing areas with 'windows' into other areas and out over picturesque surrounding fields of corn and wheat across the Couesnon valley (this is the river whose estuary surrounds ...
We took the train to Rennes, the current capital of Brittany. It was a bit of a train ride getting there and as we approached the terminus we were a little bit disappointed with what we saw - modern buildings and high rises. Oh well we will just have to make the most of it.
We enjoyed some of the ...
Another hot and clear morning, we bought our pains au chocolat on the way past the patisserie over the bridge and ascended the little Rue du Petit Fort, crossed the ramparts and through the Jardins de Anglais (English garden) and Place de Horlogue (square with clock tower) and came out into the weekly market. Markets are basically local fruit, veg, ...
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