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To Nantes on the TGV which is not so impressive these days, dirty carpets, broken seats.
Our hotel was handy to Centrum and the station, so could walk everywhere. There is a series of art installations on the Loire but we could not get to them as the boats have stopped running for the year, we really are on the shoulder season. Nantes is at the confluence of the Erdre and the Loire but we had to go ...
... They normally have them earlier in the season when they are smaller and cheaper.
Anyway, feast your eyes on these beauties Meynell. Yum yum.
We were given a quick lesson in how to shell them and then they were lovingly devoured with home-made mayonnaise and bread.
Then it was the cheese board and some home made pudding called Far which is like ...
I've managed to evict the cous-cous baby, all is presently well with the world.
We got a bit monged last night, so interesting pictures of Nantes are pretty low down the list.
The most important thing was to find a different way back to Quimperle avoiding the Scooby doo route and the voie express.
Garmin, bless 'em, make a map programme for your laptop called BaseCamp so you can **** around to your heart's content picking out the route ...
... br> Boof!! This pigeon came from nowhere and exploded on the rear back quarter of the Merc.
It all happened so quick, I ducked down behind my shield but had no choice but to ride through a cloud of feathers and snot. Yummy. That livened my ideas up somewhat.
Later on we were going through this village at a slow pace, up ahead I saw this dog stood at the side of the road and he was staring me out. As I got closer I slowed ...
... to brake really hard but there was pebbles and dust on the road. The front wheel slipped and I ended up in a little bank along the side of the road. Luckily there was no damage. But it was an impossible task to get the AT back on the road again in my own. I tried several times but realised soon enough that it was useless. I had no other option than to wait for the first ...