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... indigenous flower.The archipelago is made up of nine main islands and many islets, in the middle of which is a lagoon renowned for the clarity of its water and the whiteness of its sands; in fact, the area has been described as ‘the Breton Tahiti’The Glénans are very popular with daytrippers as there are daily ferries in season from Loctudy, Bénodet, as well as the international diving school and France’s smallest nature reserve, which was founded in 1974 ...
Monday 22nd June 2015
Breakfast at the Fast Hotel
was OK - better than some - but a lack of cold meats would have knocked its
score down - that's if we were scoring. After a bit of a lazy morning sorting
bags out and watching BBC World News in English!!
Then we walked!!!
Yep down the hill into the town of Quimperle. It
took us just over half an hour. We took a few pictures and headed straight ...
... cheese and bread then a gateaux/cake the name of which escapes me.
Each course was a fresh bottle of different wine. Now Dave is excellent at French and holds conversations - I just eat, drink and listen occasionally contributing to the conversation, I can follow what is being said but speak very little.
A lift back to the Hotel from Annie and a undisturbed nights sleep!!
Mileage today 138 (Total Mileage ...
After a lazy start we slip the bout and gear over to feel up and go onto the quay to explore . A stroll around the town and try to hunt some wifi proved quite difficult hence the delay in posting the blog. Some quaint streets and novel ideas but nothing too lively just a boat graveyard. When we return to the boat the customs boys are nearby again but this time they leave us alone. Dinner a shore for Eric to have his mussels and frites before setting off next morning to ...
... price as a 2 minute ride on the ferry earlier in the day. The coach terminated right by the train station, perfect, so David went with his list of trains much to the assistants delight and bought our tickets for home. By buying them in France instead of from England we saved ourselves £80, bargain. Afterwards we had 3 hours to walk and look around Quimper before our coach back to Sainte Marine not Benodet this time, so different scenery to look at. So many memories ...