Don't know this fairy tale island yet? The island abbey on Mont St Michel is one of the top sights to see in Normandy and Brittany in France. Visit the abbey, ramparts, and old town but avoid the other tourist traps and restaurants. Mont St Michel is one of the most picturesque historical sights to... Continue Reading →
Best birthday gift ever ! A magical little weekend on the Mont-Saint-Michel ! And the best: no tourist. We had the whole island almost to ourselves. It was truly an amazing day. We couldn't have wished for more.
Like isolation? Then the Jura is the right place for you with its breathtaking lost places. The small village of Baume les Messieurs is one of such places. Hidden in between huge, impressive cliffs, is the famous Benedictine abbey from the 15th century; surrounded by fabulous steep head valleys you will never forget. Learn more... Continue Reading →