Randonnées and the Nantes Brest Canal

When we are on holiday we tend to prefer the countryside rather than the cities. Obviously there are exceptions but for the majority of our stay in France we remained in the countryside. We were very fortunate to be staying close to the Nantes-Brest Canal and this provided some wonderful opportunities for walks. Sections of…

Kervero or Kerverou depending on your dialect

We were going to be in Brittany for five weeks followed by a few days in Normandy. Our home in Brittany was a cottage at a place called Kervero. The nearest village to the cottage was Mellionnec. Our cottage was the end cottage in a row of three. The cottage had a large living/dining room…

Mellionnec and other places

You need bags to travel. The black one at the back was a real nuisance. It didn’t want to work the way my husband would have liked. There was some difficulty with the solidity of the base of the bag. It caused angst and the bag will be replaced for our next voyage!The packing of…