Eating a galette des rois is a French tradition which lasts all of the month of January You can buy Galettes des rois at the boulangerie or at the supermarket, but it is really easy and to make yourself. Two discs of puff pastry with a rich frangipane [...]
Progress report Part of the renovation involved removing the 70's polystyrene tiles from the ceiling and then sandblasting the beams and boards to bring it back to the original wood. A great improvement, I think !
Betineuc Lake, Evran This beautiful lake is only 5 minutes drive from the gites and offers a 3km circular walk with fitness trail, man-made beach, play park and boating area. In the summer there is a refreshments café.
Winter is a great time of year to eat Oysters The oyster capital of Brittany is Cancale - they serve oysters all year round - you can eat them straight from the producer sitting on the quay overlooking Mont St Michel