A second week in picturesque Brittany

Still in Brittany and really enjoying our time there! We have continued our exploration of its southern shores in the Morbihan area.  What a gorgeous, varied region. After leaving our rental accommodation near La Roche-Bernard, sister Véronique and Didier drove back to their home in Toulouse last Saturday, whereas Dad and us joined our cousins…

Add a bit of salt to your life

The Guérande region is renowned all over France for its sea salt production, from rock salt to the finest “Fleur de Sel”. A rock wall separates the waters of the Gulf of Morbihan and the salt marshes. A wander around the extensive network of salt ponds was both informative and scenic, with lovely plays in colour. 

Little Breton village of La Roche-Bernard

We have moved to the Southern part of Brittany, in the region of Morbihan.  It is wonderfully picturesque and there is a lot to discover together.  We are settled in a tiny hamlet in the middle of the Breton countryside, on the edge of the river Vilaine, 20 minutes’ drive from the old port of La…