Tuesday travels. . . .Avranches

Avranches is where a collection of manuscripts from Mont St Michel was deposited during the French Revolution. A museum houses the collection and we intended to visit the Scriptorial when in Avranches but it was Monday and the Scriptorial is closed on Mondays! You can see Mont St Michel in the distance in this next photo,…

Tuesday travels . . . .Mont St Michel

Today we have moved out of Brittany and are visiting Normandy. The reason for the Normandy visit is Mont St Michel. We had organised accommodation at a gîte called La Bastide Du Moulin on the main road, seven kilometres from Mont St-Michel. The accommodation was excellent and the hostess gave us some excellent advice regarding…