Les Ajoncs D'Or
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... woman behind me, who has her husband in tow, speaks English and helps facilitate the transaction so I buy round trip tickets for 30€. Ferry is to depart at 11AM. It arrives and we board. Pretty cool. Not too many people walked on. The crossing is only 1 hour and 30 minutes. Beautiful day, sunny. But windy. So begins the trek. We walk off the ferry and I start navigating myself towards the walking path that takes you north. Take a few photos of the pretty village and ...
Breakfast. You gotta start the day off right. Yogurt, to keep yourself regular, an espresso, a croissant and some cheese and bread. Drove into Dieppe centre and parked. Walked around and took some photos. Beautiful. And empty. Then off to Lorient. I figured that it might be a good home base for a couple days. Mainly stayed on the highways only drifting off track when I took a wrong turn. Stopped for gasoline. Wow. Didn't know it'd be so difficult. Unleaded 95, didn't accept credit ...
We arrived late after a big day of travel. A pretty town rising on both sides from a river with foot and road bridges every 50 meters.
After our delicious lunch we ate light in an upstairs Creperie run by a Mother and son. Just the job, a carafe of wine and a savory and sweet crepe each.
As we were walking about 100 or so runners with head lamps passed us, off on some nighttime endurance run I suspect. Completely mad!
We headed west about an hour on from Josselin to the coast to visit one of the villages Brittany is famous for. Concarneau is notable for its walled defenses, capable of housing what in those days would have been the entire population of the ...
... in WW II when they occupied France. They are still there, and I am presuming that their present role is to as an anchorage for large yachts.
The Germans had occupied all the countries on the Atlantic, English Channel and North Sea of Europe and constructed defences in strategic sites along that long coast line. One can still see the gun emplacements on the cliffs of Brittany, Bordeaux and Normandy. It is still frightening to see and think ...