Travel Blogs from La Baule
John back on blog duties today, we set off for an easy 15 miles journey accross the Loire estuary to noirmoutier, in little wind so motoring.
A few navigating issues, channels to follow plenty of rocks and shallow water. Plus loads of ships travelling up the Loire to Saint Nazaire.
So easy day nice evening in a ...
After visiting Auray, we originally intended on anchoring closer to the entrance of the Morbihan to save some time the next day, but because we had an outgoing tide and favourable winds we decided to continue on and we headed back to Ile d'Houat and anchored very close to the same spot we anchored in nearly a week ago. Again ...
The story devlops at a pace. A canal barge has been changed to a First Class 8 once more. Left Bernard at 10ish and trundled down Arzal ready to go through a monster sea lock for our journey to Pornichet. Weather not bad but rather windier than expected -Ian doesn't do ...
... am not leaving until Friday when hopefully things will have settled down.
Did my washing today, down to one pair of pants.
Boats looking good with most of the leaks fixed, still a couple over Ians bunk but dont tell him.
Tried to get a French phone today, no success so ...
... and walk to the village Sarzeau but it was a little too windy for the dinghy ride to the slip so we stayed onboard and Gen continued with his sewing - this time a mozzie / fly net protector for the hatch.
Mid morning the following day we moved on and anchored off the Ile d'Arz. Went a shore and were pleasantly surprised by the village.
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Lutetia La Baule
Nice boutique hotel located in the heart of La Baule. Rooms were very comfortable and tastefully decorated. WiFi worked really well. Staff very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended.
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