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Travel Blogs from Noirmoutier en l'Ile
After the disappointment of La Rochelle we headed off to a beautiful hotel with 2 Michelin star restaurant, Anne de Bretagne at Port de la Gravette.
This was a truly tranquil and relaxing hotel with very contemporary design and unlike the Hotel de Paris at Saint Tropez, this design had function and cohesion. We arrived at lunch time and we had ...
The pens are an awe inspiring place, which still reck of history and emotion. A must see on any trip to the North West Atlantic coast of France.
The pens are easy to locate from the town centre by following the signs for the dock. Once in the dock follow the road around and you will come to a bridge taking you over the Joubert dry dock. The gates are to the seaward side of the lock. (look left as you drive over the ...
13 miles (cycling)
Hurray! Sunny today. Decided to cycle to Le Gois this morning ready for low tide at 9:53 to see what it was like. On the way, we saw two otters ahead of us playing on the cycle path. As we neared the causeway, we could see cars parked at the side and probably about a hundred people raking like mad on the sand. We guessed they were looking for cockles or oysters.
We had a pedal to the first corner of ...
11 miles (cycling)
Weather this morning dull and overcast.
We decided to go north to do the bike tracks we missed out the other day, calling in to the market at La Gueriniere on the way.
Nothing too exciting – just another day at L'Herbaudiere.
Back to Les 2 Entrees Cotes for dinner tonight. ...
... the side of the sea to the Polder de Sebastopol, the other nature reserve on the island and then on to the Passage du Gois which is the causeway to the mainland and only passable at low tide. There was a plaque telling us that the Tour de France passed through here for the first time on 5th July 1993, almost 20 years to the day.
Cycled on into Barbatre for a ...