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The Tour Bretagne in Nantes
When you arrive in Nantes, you just can’t miss the Tour Bretagne. The Tour Bretagne, Nantes’ only skyscraper, will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in November 2016. And even though it is now difficult to imagine the city of Na…
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,…
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…