Hotel des Voyageurs La Diligence

170 Avenue du General de Gaulle, Vannes, Brittany, 56400, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Vannes

A beautiful river

A travel blog entry by skippyroo

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... around F5-6 straight on the nose. After a short passage we anchored and stuck the weather out. We've been fortunate all along so one or two days of bad weather is not worth complaining about.

The following day we went up the river d'Auray picked up a mooring and then proceeded by dinghy to Auray. Such a lovely little town. Being a Sunday there was nothing open except restaurants but that didn't matter.

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The road goes ever on and on

A travel blog entry by susannarachel

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... as it was too much bother carrying both that and the camera by the end of the day, I'll upload some once I'm home) we headed back into town to find a patisserie to get the obligatory baguette for dinner and cake for dessert (tarte tatin for me and a chocolate caramel tart for Jonathan) and started the long, long drive home. Without any wrong turns, and home just before 8pm!

It's so light it gets very late before you ...

Sunrise on the ramparts and the Elven Towers

A travel blog entry by susannarachel

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We both have some trouble sleeping right through the night, still got body clocks lingering on Australian time I suspect. I woke around 4, could hear a rooster crowing and birds singing, and gave up after an hour or so. Made coffee, drank that and orange juice and got dressed and set out with my camera to see the sunrise. Across the little bridge and up the narrow Rue du Petit Fort on the other side, steep cobbles curving steeply up and through the Jerzual ...

Back to the hussle and bussle

A travel blog entry by skippyroo

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... were shutting but still managed to buy some seafood before the fish market closed. In the afternoon we went wandering around the town which was just lovely. There remains parts of the old town wall and ramparts, loads of half timbered houses etc. Just lovely.

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Chilling

A travel blog entry by skippyroo

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... Gen decided to bring out the sewing machine (which we had bought at a boat jumble for 20) and finish the be-mini. It was just pleasant sitting back chilling.

The following morning we moved - not far just a couple of miles away and anchored in between oyster beds (much to the curiosity of locals as it wasn't an official anchorage). We were hoping to ...

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This hotel is located on 170 Avenue du General de Gaulle, Vannes.
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