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Travel Blogs from Fougeres
... the fortress during low tide is a death wish. If you get caught in the quicksand, all you can do is stay still and yell for help. There are some natives who do walk across at low tide, but they seem to know where to step to not sink. I think i'd rather wait till high tide and row over, than beat the tide by walking. Here, like St. Malo, the tide comes in at a relatively quick past, that of a galloping horse.
The museum of the inside of ...
Mont Saint Michel Up at 5:45, breakfast, picked up at 7 for our private tour of Mont St. Michel. Our group of ten was driven to the Normandy coast. The drive took 4 hours. From my first glimpse of Mt. St Michel I was amazed by the profile of the village and Abbey on the flat expanse of the coastal plain. The silhouette was both beautiful and mysterious. Something from a dream or a fantasy! We ...
... we ook daar valse toegangskaarten-verkopers. Gelukkig dat we gewaarschuwd waren. We hebben de kleine straatjes en de vele trappen gedaan, maar na anderhalf uur hielden we het voor bekeken en zijn terug gegaan. Lag het aan het weer of is het er echt zo triestig geworden ... dat weet ik niet, maar als afsluiter was het niet echt een succes.
... and got drenched!
Left the next day and drove along the coast stopping at Cancale, home to a massive Oyster production field which streches far out to see.
In the distance you can just make out Mont Saint Michel standing out from the sea.
... on the cats, all 5 of them. Detailed back stories, about previous owners, sicknesses, castration, characteristics and killing habits. We listened politely and made appropriate comments until Cheryl had to go to attend to the dinner. We finally met Tony (husband) and Ryan (adult son) who I thought she said was Brian, which would've suited him better. Apparently Cheryl, Tony & Brian found England too crowded and grey so they'd ...
Other places to stay in Fougeres
Route d'Ernee, Fougeres | 3 star hotelfrom $64
10 pl. Gambetta, Fougeres | Hotelfrom $97
Parc Floral de Haute Bretagne, Fougeres | Hotelfrom $204
Zac du Paron, Fougeres | Hotelfrom $42
15 Rue Nationale, Fougeres | Hotelfrom $75
Zone de la Pilais, Fougeres | 3 star hotelfrom $82