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 ...
... Thank goodness for Werner's backup hotel list unearthed from his pannier!
Highlights of our stay in Pornic were a long walk along the wild Atlantic past "les pecheries", little fishing sheds on stilts over the ocean with a large net to be lowered at high tide and, "mais oui", the FOOD!!! Good old trip advisor directed us to delicious shellfish gallettes at a local creperie!
Our "poster" collection is ...
... for a quiet road we enjoyed rolling past the white-washed houses with red tiled rooves and azur blue shutters. As traffic increased we were very impressed with the courtesy shown to us by camper vans, cars and buses in waiting to safely pass us as we clung to the narrow shoulder!
We now have are first day behind us - 53 kl - and we have to admit that we're feeling a little pooped!!!
... is divided into 13 different sections beginning on the Atlantic and ending at the Black Sea. The first section beginning at St Nazaire on the Atlantic Coast and running for 800k to Nevers is known as the Loire Valley. It crosses the Centre and Pays de la Loire regions along the banks of France’s longest river, the Loire, through a valley dotted with chateaus and vineyards.
than a divorce!!!!
apparently not able to work out how to use the ticket machine for the
tram managed to entice a French man to help her out, however as he walked
off disgruntled after missing his tram she realised that although
approaching 50 she still had just enough charm to enlist help it no longer
washed when it caused inconvenience.....
not a city dog by ...