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The Jardin des Plantes de Nantes
Among the hundreds of parks existing in the city of Nantes, there's one that I particularly love: The Jardin des Plantes de Nantes.The Jardin des Plantes is located right next to the train station, making it the ideal place to str…
La Folle Journée
Nantes is renowned as being a hotspot for music. One reason for this is its famous classical music festival, La Folle Journée (literally “Crazy Day”). For one long weekend, Nantes turns into the national, if not international, cap…
"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…