Travel Blogs from Pornic
... an open camp site appeared and we have managed to pitch dry tents before the rain started again! We are in the tent and just going to emerge for pre dinner drinks and nibbles. See the photos for today's highlights. A de main et Bon soir. PS we are now sitting under a sun parasol with our drinks. PPS note the photo of Pat with his shower cap emerging from the Loire after communing with his ...
... cabins a rocky promontory with a view over the crashing waves and the compact whitewashed church Our Lady of Good news that has perched over the miniature harbour for nine centuries!!!!!
We were glad to get back to a cozy fire , a glass of wine and our amiable hosts after an exhilarating hike. All to soon it was time to depart, the winds were heavy it was raining and we were a little nervous ...
PS a very scary night. We were all awoken by a howling creature and we were so scared until it went away!! So after a disturbed night we woke to clear skies, very cold air and a clear sky. We got away early -8.45 to take a advantage of the forecast good weather. With 30 miles under our belts by lunch time we had crossed the last of the Marais. We sunbathed by the sea and had a special treat of endive with our bread cheese and tomato. And then back in the saddle ...
... we would go and look at the mechanicals on the other side of the river. Hopped on the tram, walked over the bridge and found guess what - closed on Mondays! But we had a fabulous sightseeing day - the Chateau, the cathedral, the fountains and the pavement cafés. Home on the tram for a peaceful evening, ready for visiting Sue and Tony Berridge tomorrow.
... up to 4 people. Hey Boris! How about making London travel so cheap and simple? Got to our pitch and put up the satellite - it whizzed round for ages. Obviously the trees were preventing it getting a signal. Moved 4 pitches down - perfect. Went back to reception and changed the details - receptionist not quite so pleasant. C'est la vie. A nice campsite. And so easy to get to ...
Other places to stay in Pornic
Plage de la Source, Pornic | 4 star hotelfrom $259
12 Rue Jean Monnet, Pornic | 3 star hotelfrom $121
44 Rue du General de Gaulle, Pornic | 2 star hotelfrom $84
Rue Noels, Pornic | 3 star hotelfrom $141
Les Gentelleries , Pornic | Hotelfrom $76
13 rue des Sablons, Pornic | Hotelfrom $92