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... down to the end of a board walk and looked out at the water.
Then we drove to St Malo and it had a medieval city in the city walls and we walked
And then on our way back to the car we stopped by the old prison.
You had to climb through and over rocks to get there and if the tide was high you had to swim. But we went there at low tide.
We drove to Plergeur. It took 4 hours. It is a good place.
There was a little swing set but it got destroyed, a dead bird and a badminton game.
We went to Mont St Michel.
It is a church and a lot of houses on a rock.
We went inside the church and got an English tour.
It took around about an hour. But in my case ...
We chose Plerguer as a base to explore towns at the top of France.
Mont St Michel was one of the must sees.
As we drove up it was a magnificant sight, rising out of the sea.
We parked in the new car park 3km away as the old one flooded too much with the rising tides. Caught the shuttle over and wandered around this amazing rocky island.
It was low tide while we were there so ...
Well it was a shame to have to leave our lovely campsite at Pontorson but we needed to hit the road. We headed about 45 mins west to the ancient walled city of St Malo where we were going to stay on an 'aire'. Aires are places where motorhomes are allowed to stop over for a night at very little cost (sometimes free) and can range from a supermarket car park to a basic campsite. I had yet to win Paul over on the merits ...
... their age.(23).
We have a lovely breakfast the following morning after Fred purchases croissants from the local bakery and we pack up and head off for more sight seeing in St Malo and the beautiful township that is surrounded by a lovely ornate wall. Whilst I have to don my plastic Poncho because of some drizzle the esthetic quality of this beautiful coastal township is not marred AT ALL.
We walk for quite some time marveling at the narrow cobble stoned lane ways ...