Travel Blogs from Pornic
... around the village and check the sights. We meet for lunch at 1215 to sample the local speciality, crepes or gallettes if you're having the savoury versioon, which we did. We left Reddon about 1330 and set off for our destination tonight, La Roche Bernard. This afternoons ride is a bit harder as there are rolling hills for the last 20kms and the day has warmed up. We arrive at a gorgeous little hotel at about 4pm, ...
... to see such diverse uses of this beautiful countryside all in a short drive.
I was in this town on way South in May so I knew choices were limited for sustenance but Sundays are even worse. Two bars open and both were going to be closed at 18:00 after paying €10.60 for a large and a small beer....sacre bleu!
The parks by the river were thronged on this glorious Sunday afternoon, family picnics, cyclists and fishermen on the banks ...
... motorcyclists they were - well today we were cursing at these two cars who refused to move out of our way and at 120km we kind of needed them to - guess what - the two offending vehicles were British drivers in British cars!!!
Having said all that when we decided to stop for something to eat we indicated right and moved to turn right - someone over took us as we were due to turn and someone under took us on the grass verge!!! Interesting!
... The arrival into St Nazaire was around 8.30pm, have to love sunset at 10pm!
While St Nazaire is a quiet little town, it sits at the mouth of the Loire River, upon which flying boats landed in the 30's as their last stop before Southampton, where passengers disembarked and ...
... situations so you pay the money and drive away happy you haven't had to wait two weeks for the parts. We found a campground close to the city of Nantes and the girl that booked us in was soooooo helpful. I now have an ACSI card which turned the 25 Euro charge for the campground into 15 Euro so that will be handy. She gave us maps and books and rubbish bags and I came outside from booking in with a big smile ...
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