Hotel de l'Abbaye
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel de l'Abbaye Plancoet
Travel Blogs from Plancoet
... to our deck and we are pulling out. They pull us out in rows rather than columns. I had thought that the two inner columns would go first but we all went in rows so didn’t take us long to get out and then we are in the line for immigration. Everyone is going through immigration rather quickly as they just look at the passports, look inside the car and wave them on. But with our USA passports, he walks into his little shed and stamps our passports. ...
... the port. This area is famous for its scallops, so that's what we had for dinner.
Question of the day: Why do the French call scallops St Jacques?
Answer: The scallop shell, the coquille St Jacques, is so called because it has been the symbol used since the 12th century by pilgrims walking to St Jacques de Compostèle. A carved scallop shell is to be found on the front of houses used by pilgrims at stopover points.
Today is for putting some miles under our belt to get out of Normandy and over into Brittany’s Cote d’Amour region. First stop the medieval river port walled town of Dinan.
The drive, almost all by motorway, past Alencon, Le Mans and Rennes, took about 3-1/2 hours. Luckily it was a nice warm cloudy day and there were no traffic snarl-ups on the motorway. Lonely Planet suggested the nearest campground to the ...
... old to be an arrogant egotistical iron man wannabe who thinks he's invincible. The port has sandwiches which are stale. St Malo crossing would have been better in hindsight. And stay on the site as long as possible. 2 weeks in a tent with the same four people will take its toll on the kids as well as ...
... no idea where the time went! Most of it seemed to be taken up sorting out poo. All of a sudden it was time to get the chips from the take out for steak and peppercorn sauce. Lovely last French tea followed by bits and pieces of clearing up and getting the tent ready for pack down. Bella super tired so wasn't long before she went to bed and the rest of us watched iron man ...