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Travel Blogs from Carquefou
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 ...
Upon arriving in Pornic on the Atlantic coast, we were awed by it's beauty as we overlooked the harbour for the first time! All the boats lay on their sides on the sand awaiting the return of the incoming tide. While Werner panicked over not being able to find our hotel booking form I was taking some great shots of the beautiful harbour and, coincidentally, our cheery little 2 star hotel across ...
... so instead of going all the way to Rennes we decided to stop at Betton again at 'the blue window/iPad' Chambre d'Hote, which is actually called Le Clos du Presbytere. We knew the comfort factor there would be most welcome after our 65k ride in the rain and cold and it turned out to be a great decision.
Hosts Claude and Marie Claire greeted us warmly and it wasn't long till Marie ...
been invited to lunch with Sophie and Andy friends
of Sallys, so Wayne decided
that it would be a good idea to try and wear me out before I got
there so that I would be on my best behaviour.
Although I appreciated the long walk before I got there it turned out
to be unnecessary as a treat was in store for me in the form of
Now Julien is Sophie and Andy’s
9 year old son who had ...
... in Nantes. His museum was actually pretty cool and had a lot of illustrations from his stories. I didn't know much about him but I'd say he was the guy who inspired "steampunk". Or, as a nerdier reference, it all looked like something out of Bioshock Infinite. We also walked down to the Machines De L'Ile display on Ile de Nantes for their opening day startup. The highlight of this was a TWO STORY TALL MECHANICAL ELEPHANT THAT YOU CAN RIDE!!! It was seriously amazing to ...