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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN NANTES?
The real Petit-Beurre from Nantes
Ever since I was little, I’ve always loved eating a Petit-Beurre biscuit, starting with its “ears” (the corners). Its smooth texture and its uniquely recognisable smell make it my equivalent of Proust’s madeleine. When I grew up,…
Talensac market is a real institution in Nantes: it’s undoubtedly the best known and most visited; its history (it celebrates its 80th birthday in 2017) and location in the heart of the city make it an iconic place which is incred…
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…