Residence Vacantel Les Alignements
Travel Blogs from Carnac
Belle-Isle or Belle Ile. This is my destination for the day. I grab breakfast downstairs which includes cereal with orange juice, my fav. Then I'm off. With only my camera and scarf. Takes about an hour to make it to Quiberon. I find parking next to the casino and then walk to the ferry terminal. A few other people are also buying tickets. I attempt to purchase mine. The ticket lady only speaks French and is not in a good mood when I step up. Luckily I look behind me for some aid ...
... just hope that they don't serve me meat. 1st course peanuts and bread. And a beer! Then scallops. On no! I've never had scallops since I got sick from them once. Here we go. But they were fantastic, grand, tres bon. 2nd course, tandoori or fish, Salmon maybe? Half the fish was cooked fine and the other half was over cooked, white. But still great. Sauce and vegetables and mash, all of it. 3rd and last course, I picked the tray of desserts. An ice cream with a macaroon on top. ...
I've really enjoyed watching French television during my trip, especially the channel Arte. Today, a program on one of my earliest passions, paleoanthropology, featuring none other than Richard Leakey. My Mom was kind enough to drive me to hear him lecture in Buffalo, NY when I was ...
... about 8 miles away). We caught the bus for the bargain price of 3 euro each return and had a great day wandering through all the old streets and around the harbour area checking out all the yatchs and dodging the downpours.
Spent the evening catching up with all the family on facetime which was so lovely then an early night as we are on the road again tomorrow......
Total miles so far......412.
Our Penultimate Day in Brittany
We took Joyce and Bill to the train station this morning for their journey to London and then home to Halifax. We had one last petit dejeuner together at the station. Their train was a TGV fast trail to Lille, France to connect with the Eurostar for London.
Later Steven and I drive to Lorient in the Morbihan Department of Brittany to look around the port. I had read about the massive submarine pens the Nazis had ...
Other places to stay in Carnac
Avenue de l'Atlantique, Carnac | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Port en Dro, Carnac | 2 star hotelfrom $132
17 Ave de Kermario Cd, Carnac | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Golf de Saint Laurent, Carnac | 3 star hotelfrom $121
21 bd. de la Plage, Carnac | 4 star hotelfrom $138
31 Rue du Tumulus, Carnac | 3 star hotelfrom $132
45 Rue Saint Cornely, Carnac | 2 star hotelfrom $80
70 Boulevard de la Plage, Carnac | 4 star hotelfrom $125
6, Bd de la Base Nautique , Carnac | Hotelfrom $111
4 Chemin du Douet, Carnac | Hotelfrom $72
1 Allee Fleur de Sel, Carnac | Hotelfrom $96
4 Rue de Poul Person, Carnac | Hotelfrom $88