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"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…
The Bouffay district
During medieval times, Bouffay was the heart of Nantes, and over the years the city has spread beyond its original walls, and the original city is now a pleasant pedestrian area with a mixture of modern bars and restaurants, medie…
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…