Mercure St Malo Front De Mer
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We enjoyed the drive from Senonches to St Malo as the weath was bright and sunny. When we arrived the temperature was a windfall 18c so we walked along the front to the Old City then walked around the walls and through the lanes and alleyways. The perfect last day or our great journey!
We treated ourselves to an alarm free day today and consequently woke at 9:30am which to our internal clocks was UK time 8:30am. No worries it was not far to walk to our mini fridge and Nespresso for coffee, fruit and rice pudding and then we returned a SKYPE call to both the children and enjoyed talking with Oli as Casey was at home visiting him. …
... savoury crepes. Every second restaurant specialises in them and they all serve cider in tea cups as the preferred accompaniment.
Our bigger decision was made earlier; we will go to Jersey then return to stay in the same hotel in St Malo instead of going to Quimper further to the west of Brittany. We've decided that we would like to explore the surrounding area, plus we will cut out 8 hrs of train travel there and to Paris.
Early tomorrow is the ferry to ...
... ways a satnav can take you so I re-jigged it for 'shortest route'.
For once Garmin did itself proud, the roads were dry now it although it was cloudy, and we had some brilliant biking roads.
The only down side to picking 'shortest' is Garmin route planners will take you through some f**ker's front room if they could get away with it. So there was the occasional farm track and log pile but overall ...
... head in gear, we've got to be off the boat in 15 minutes."
Last thing we wanted was to be last off the boat and get turned over by French customs.
Two of the world's quickest showers later we're down on Deck 6, we're not last, thank f**k.
We pick a pretty French customs girl, Wilbur flashes a smile, passports shown and we're away.
It was grey and miserable, they'd obviously had some overnight rain and the roads were wet but strangely enough it was still quite ...