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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN NANTES?
The Nantes Carnival takes place every year between the end of March and the start of April. For three days, the city streets come alive to the rhythm of parades, become full with people, and turn colourful with confetti.The carni…
"Crebillonning" – how to say shopping in Nantes!
When people go window shopping in Nantes, they use the verb "crébillonner", coined after Rue Crébillon, the iconic sloping street brimming with shops. In Nantes, the expression "crébillonner" originally meant to stroll up and down…
Nantes Art Deco
A former geographer, I still enjoy wandering around the streets of a city. I'm interested in all the details which - to my mind - are essential to understanding a city: public transport connections, the reasons why certain busines…