Hotel Le Brittany
Travel Blogs from Roscoff
... following the tram line. It was Sunday, so none of the shops were open. We ended up back at the market and bought some bread, tomatoes and avocado of lunch. In the late afternoon, we wandered around and found a little bar to have a drink at. We sat in the sun, enjoying a couple of beers and a delicious cheese platter with Rochford, Camembert and goats ...
... open. Instead we did the coastal walk around the circumference of the island, which was beautiful, but only took just over an hour to do. I'm so glad we were only there for three hours, rather than the 5 hours we had originally planned. Once back in Brest we looked for a place for dinner. Lonely planet recommended a Brasserie nearby our hotel that served traditional French cuisine. The Maître de was fantastic. There ...
We left Morlaix taking the afternoon HW lock and headed south west past Roscoff where we anchored in a very pleasant bay.
The following morning we left quite early and headed for our next destination, L'Aber Vrac'h.
Sailed most of the way which was nice but there was a bit of swell which made the sail hard work, but nevertheless our sailing to motoring ratio is improving.
We wanted to anchor in the river leading to L'Aber Vrac'h rather than use the marina ...
We left Treguier and followed the Rose Granite coast and picked up a visitors buoy in Port Blanc. We didn't venture into the village, just stayed on board and relaxed. I retuned the TV box and strangely enough got no French TV but all English stations including freeview. it was nice to see the news (mostly focussed on D-Day (beaches which we had passed a few days earlier)).
There wasn't much swell so we had a fairly comfortable night, although there was a pretty ...
Our tour of Normandy was pretty short. We stayed one night in Caen after driving from Bordeux and nearly running out of gas. The next day we drove to Bayeux to see the Bayeux Tapestry and the continured our tour with the "D-day" trail stopping at Omaha Beach and the American Cemetery, Pointe du Hoc, and Saint Mere ...
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