Le Fort De L'Ocean
Travel Blogs from Le Croisic
... wind to turn the motor off so we settled for lunch. We passed Belle Ile and the Quiberon a Peninsular on are way to Island of Houat. Still flat seas but wherever you looked other yachts were motoring 3.15pm engine off at last but only for 1 hour as at 4.15 engine on, what a shame lets hope for more wind tomorrow for going to Ile de yeu. Lovely settled eve at anchor made mince from pork steaks and made homemade burgers with rice and aubergine lovely way to end our day ...
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 ...
... was very busy around 40 boats again.
Mid morning we left and headed for Pornichet - a major seaside resort with good train and bus connections to places we want to visit.
On Tuesday we took a couple of bus journeys and visited Le Croisic (an old fishing port) and Guerande (an old walled town). Both we're great.
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 ...
... of days later... I seem to have broken ribs on one side! However, broken ribs are infinitely preferable to a broken wrist, for a musician. Since only time and painkillers will mend them, and since there is no problem getting paracetamol in Europe, we set off anyway, and I am enjoying the trip, albeit strapped up, and moving with more care and attention than usual! Landing at Roscoff, we set off for Brest, to satisfy our curiosity as to whether ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed