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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN NANTES?
My favourite places on the coast
With Nantes less than an hour from the Atlantic Ocean, the city's residents tend to head off to the coast for the weekend as a matter of habit. In sunny weather, as in the rain, the Loire-Atlantique seaboard is magnificent. We are…
"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 by boat
When the weather is good, Nantes becomes a greener Venice in the West!The banks of the Erde, Loire and Sèvre fill with the inhabitants of Nantes in search of tranquility, a good picnic spot, or somewhere to play with the kids!When…