Travel Blogs from Cancale
... but it was, in fact, an exhibition on dining in the "moyen age" - medieval times. There were interesting interactive displays behind immensely heavy wooden doors in the tower rooms, all with a different theme and rather well done. Pity we didn't have time to do them justice. In the entrance had been a large tub of medieval dress ups and there were signs about the activities for children. Would be fantastic for children to ...
... Jonathan, and a millefeuille for me. Stowed in the car for later we were on the road again for the coast and Fort la Latte.
I had seen it on the next headland to Cap Frehel on Thursday and put it "on the list" as it looked interesting - a walled fort up on a cliff above the sea with a little bridge across from the mainland. And so we arrived and the sun was now well and truly shining and the clouds well away to the ...
Almost. Jonathan went to a museum in Lehon while I shopped for souvenirs in Dinan. We met under the clock tower at 12 and had lunch in a strange little cafe, quiche and salad followed by ice cream with salted caramel and Breton biscuits, washed down with coffee. Climbed the clock tower to look at the town from above, nearly fell off when the bell tolled ...
... began to sprinkle with rain. The service was very quick... Jonathan had a crepe Forestiere: mushrooms, ham and cream sauce, while I had Argenoise: crepe with pork and prunes, and a salad of lettuce with mustard dressing. Both yum. We had dessert crepes too of course: Grand Marnier ice cream, confit orange and almonds for Jonathan, ...
... kilometres away from the castle. The following morning Dean and I went for an early morning run to enjoy the spectacular Mont St Michel. The castle is humongous and despite all the restaurants, hotels and cafes down the bottom section it still represents what it was like very long ago, and because we went so early we got to enjoy the place before all the large tourist groups arrived, very ...
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