Welcome to a taste of France.com.By continuing to use the site you agree to our cookies policy Privacy-policy

Return to Homepage

Doelan Brittany France

Boat in Doelan Harbour Brittany




Brittany places to visit and stay







Brittany pics and guide of our recent visit. Facts about the Brittany towns and villages, markets and castles we visited on a recent trip.This was our second trip to Brittany there is so much to see. We will go back next year and visit more of the region.

The old centre of Dinan

Brittany guide Dinan

These are the towns and villages we visited during our stay click the link to see the full details and photos

Audierne Audierne is an attractive tourist town on the Bay D`Audierne in Brittany.There is a busy harbour a good selectionpf shops and cafe bars.We spent an enjoyable afternoon there just looking out over the estuary. For more photos of Audierne

Beg Meil Beg Meil A nice little seaside town on a headland.Great beach see our photos and travel guide.Lots of watersports sailing, windsurfing and diving.Plenty of hotels to stay in at nearby Concarneau 5 mins drive away

Benodet a seaside resort with a great beach

Binic a seaside town with a large marina

Bodilis a village near Roscoff

Brignogan Plages a seaside village

Cancale Cancale a busy tourist town on the Brittany coast about 10 miles fron St Malo.The oyster capital of Brittany lots of stalls selling seafood

Carnac stones Carnac stones our visit to see the famous megalithic sites around the village of Carnac.After you have seen the stones visit the pretty village of Carnac

Cap-Coz Cap-Coz a beach side resort on the Finistere coast one of the best beaches in the area.Ideal for water sports and sailing.The town is on a narrow peninsula with water on both sides see our Photo Gallery of Cap-Coz

The town of Clohars-Carnoet near Doelan

The village of Combrit Sainte Marine photos and guide

Concarneau Concarneau is a busy tourist port in Finistere.A nice sea front and harbour with a fortified old part of the town.A large Friday morning market .See the market photo gallery The town is an ideal place to stay to see this part of Brittany.See our photo gallery of the old part of Concarneau

Dinan Dinan is a old town centre with a modern town built round it.When you visit Brittany it should be at the top of your list of places to visit.For such a busy town you can park right in the centre.latest visit to Dinan See our Photo Gallery of Dinan

Dinan Dinard is a great little seaside resort with everything you need for a short break.It is in a good area for touring this part of Brittany. St Malo is 7 miles Dinan 15 miles.See our Photo Gallery of Dinard

Doelan Doelan is a small fishing port/village in an estuary off the Finistere coast.It is 11 miles from Pont Aven. You must visit this peacefull little port.Also see our Doelan photo gallery.

The Port of Douernenez. lots of yachts and a good museum worth a visit

Elliant a nice town a few miles from the coast

Esquibien a small beachside resort in Finistere

Etables sur mer a town on the coast

Fouesnant a nice town near some of the best beaches

Fougeres Fougeres the town is a mixture of old and new.The old part is the bit to see with the largest castle in Europe.It is surrounded with narrow streets and old houses.The weekend street market is very good

Guisseny a seaside village with a great beach

Ile Tudy a nice village on the coast with the sea on one side and the river on the other

Kerascoet Kerascoet is an old restored village near Ponr Aven.If you like looking at old houses and cottages with thatched roofs this is the place to visit.See our photo gallery of Kerascoet

The village of Kerdevot near Quimper is worth a visit to see the 16th century Chapel

Kerfany Plage one of the best beaches on the Finistere coast

La Foret Fouesnant busy Sunday morning Market

La Foret Fouesnant a busy Market Town right on the coast

Landivisiau a market town

La Triniet sur Mer a popular sailing port near Carnac

Le Guilvinec a fishing port and market town

Le Men Du a small village next to the beach

Le Vivier sur Mer Le Vivier sur Mer a small town on the coast about 10 miles from Mont Saint Michel.There are a few small B/B there plus a few shops. A nice place to pass an hour or two

Locronan Locronan is an old village about 5 miles from the coast and 10 miles from Quimper one of the larger towns in the area. During the summer months the village is very busy with tourist so get there early.Tuesday morning Market at Locronan.A selection of photos taken in Locronan

Loctudy busy town with large yacht marina near Pont-l`Abbe

Louvigne du Desert Louvigne du Desert is an attractive small town just over the Normandy border about 10 miles from the town of Avranches.We found the town by chance when visiting the castle at Fougeres 7 miles away

Moelan sur Mer a nice little town

Moncontour Moncontour is a Hill village about 50 miles from St Malo.The centre has nice old stone building and an old church.The village is worth a detour if you are passing on your way South.Mouslerlin is a village on a sandy bay near Fouesnant

Mont-Dol Mont-Dol is a nice little village about 4 miles from the Brittany coast and 14 miles from the holiday resort of Cancale.

Morlaix is a nice old town see the viaduct

The town of Pont Aven a busy little town on the river Aven

Nevez a nice little town near the coast

Penmarch a small town with a famous light house

Pleuven a nice village near Cap Coz

The village of Plouescat

The village of Plouneour-Trez

Pont Croix a market town with cobbled streets

Pont-l`Abbe a busy little town

The seaside village of Porsguen

Port de Belon fishing port famous for its oysters

Port Manech village on the river Aven nice harbour

Port Manech Plage little beach resort on the river Aven

Roscoff Roscoff is an attractive fishing and ferry port with a nice harbour and seafront. It is ideal for a short break there is plenty to see in the area.The town has some very good seafood restaurants.There is a good choice of B&B and small hotels.Try the Wednesday morning market

Rospico beach on the Finistere coast

Rosporden a nice hill town

Trevignon

Sainte Marine Antique market a busy Sunday market on a car park in the centre of Sainte Marine a small town right on the beach we had lunch there overlooking the boats moored in the estuary.You can walk along the edge of the small cliffs and watch the sea coming in

Saint Briac sur Mer seaside village near Dinard

the town of Saint-Brieuc

Saint Guenole a fishing port

Louvigne du Desert St Malo is built on an island on the coast of Brittany and forms a natural harbour. The old citadel the Cathédrale St Vincent is the first thing you see coming in to the port. There is so much to see starting with the marina and the beach.Then the old part of town inside the walls with its narrow streets. St Malo photo gallery Our latest visit to Saint Malo

the town of Saint Pol de Leon

The seaside town of Saint Quay Portrieux

Saint Yvi Saint Yvi a village in the Finistere region of Brittany.We stayed there for two weeks in September If you like beaches and small Fishing villages this is the place to go.Only a 15 mins drive from Quimper
Tregunc a small town near Pont Aven

Trevignon Trevignon is a seaside village on a Headland on the Finistere coast.It has several beaches and a small Harbour plus a castle.See our photos taken during a recent visit. Quiberon a seaside resort on the peninsula of Quiberon on the Brittany coast

Quimper Quimper is one of the oldest Breton towns in Brittany. The town is in a valley with two rivers flowing into it. The town is famous for its faience earthenware pottery which attracts lots of tourists.Visit the Cathedral Our latest visit to Quimper and our Quimper photo gallery

Vitre

The old town of Quimperle the town of 3 rivers

The medieval town of Vitre with its castle and narrow streets.See our Photo gallery of this interesting old town. Our guide to Vitre


Hotel Le Valmarin Saint Malo


Hotel Le Valmarin Saint-Malo

Le Valmarin is a charming 18th-century Malouiniere, enclosed in an exceptional, park, full of trees and colourful flowers. It is located 50 metres from the beaches of Saint-Malo.

All of the hotels guestrooms have been uniquely designed and combine the charm of yesterday with the comfort of today. They are spacious and cosy and promise a restful night.

Le Cezembre, a bar/tea room offers a convivial area to relax with a drink or a cocktail. In the winter months relax by the fireplace, or enjoy the peaceful park during the warmer months.

Hotel Le Valmarin Saint Malo


Try a camping holiday in France there are campsites all over France. You can stay in a tent or a caravan

Tent holiday

Google map of Brittany

Keep Up To Date, With Most Recent Pages

17th Century house for sale Fressin, Pas De Calais

La Maison du Plouy is a beautiful 17th Century house set in stunning French countryside on the edge of the village of Fressin in the Nord Pays du Calais

Continue reading "17th Century house for sale Fressin, Pas De Calais"

House for sale Alsace

This beautiful house (around 700m2) dates back to the 19th century and its vaulted cellar goes even further back in time, Bearing testimony to the previous

Continue reading "House for sale Alsace"

For sale French town house in Alairac 8 km from Carcassonne

Large 4 bedroom town house in the centre of Alairac, a typical 12th century French village, 8 km from Carcassonne UNESCO world heritage site. 120m2 plus

Continue reading "For sale French town house in Alairac 8 km from Carcassonne"

Property for sale Bazelat, Creuse, Limousin/Nouvelle Aquitaine

Stone village house for sale Traditional farm house in Creuse: shed, huge barn and small house. With former cobbler's workshop / 2 garages / 2 orchards

Continue reading "Property for sale Bazelat, Creuse, Limousin/Nouvelle Aquitaine"

House for sale Burgundy - L'Etang Vergy

Three level character house with period features built in 1860 located in the quiet village of L'Etang Vergy, 10mins drive from Nuits St Georges, right

Continue reading "House for sale Burgundy - L'Etang Vergy"

For sale Stone village house, 77 m2, Belesta (09300), Ariege-Pyrenees, very green environment.

Price: 46200 euros, small renovated stone village house in the Ariège-Pyrénées (09300), at the end of a quiet dead end street of the centre of the village.

Continue reading "For sale Stone village house, 77 m2, Belesta (09300), Ariege-Pyrenees, very green environment."

Property for sale in Bréhal, Normandy France (50290)

Property for sale in Bréhal, France (50290) built in 1721 located near by le havre de la Vanlée. Price:€ 280,000 Approximately 123 sqm. With the ground

Continue reading "Property for sale in Bréhal, Normandy France (50290)"

Bungalow for sale Saint Saviol La Gare France

BUNGALOW. Built in 2007 stands in 1,216 sq.mtr of terrain Lounge of 40.7 sq.mtr tiled floor, with double aspect french windows,archway to Kitchen

Continue reading "Bungalow for sale Saint Saviol La Gare France"

House for sale Fontenoy le Chateau - Vosges

Asking Price: 27000 Euros. A semi-detached house in the centre of a small but vibrant Vosgean village that is very friendly to non-French people.

Continue reading "House for sale Fontenoy le Chateau - Vosges"

The medieval city of Carcassonne France,photos and guide

The medieval city of Carcassonne France see our photos and travel guide.Hotel and cottage accommodation in for your visit

Continue reading "The medieval city of Carcassonne France,photos and guide"

Property for sale Passais La Conception, Passais Villages, 6350, Orne, South Nomandy

A French farmhouse set in 2.5 acres in a quiet rural setting but only 5 minutes from a vibrant village. Approached by a quiet lane onto a graveled drive,

Continue reading "Property for sale Passais La Conception, Passais Villages, 6350, Orne, South Nomandy"

Paris France,visit the capital of France,Hotels and cottages

Paris our visit to the capital of France.what to see on a short visit guide.Hotel and gite accommodation for your holiday

Continue reading "Paris France,visit the capital of France,Hotels and cottages"

Modern House for sale Bergerac (Dordogne)

Modern House for sale. On 1800sqm. See the River from your sitting room. Airport of Bergerac 6mn drive from the house! Big House : 300sqm; 3 big bedrooms,

Continue reading "Modern House for sale Bergerac (Dordogne)"

Property for sale Veynes, 05 Hautes Alpes, Provence-Côte d'Azur, France

Beautiful architect Villa in turn key condition, Facing S/SW, 120m² (+ kitchen, bathroom and WC), Peacefull but close to all amenities, train station,

Continue reading "Property for sale Veynes, 05 Hautes Alpes, Provence-Côte d'Azur, France"

Property for sale Aquitaine, France

This property consists of two houses: A main house of 280 m2, with on the ground floor a double entrance, a dining room with a fireplace, a living room

Continue reading "Property for sale Aquitaine, France"

Authentic farm For Sale Burgundy

Exceptional 19th century farm half-timbered, totally renovated 6 years ago, sacrificed 115 000 €, In one of the most beautiful region of France,Burgundy

Continue reading "Authentic farm For Sale Burgundy "

Property for sale 87440 Saint Mathieu

A pretty property with garden and courtyard. The property has recently been fully updated. A spacious and very light 2 bedroom house with large open

Continue reading "Property for sale 87440 Saint Mathieu"

Property for sale Arles-sur-Tech France

Detached 3 bedrooms house with two accomodations, with a view on the mountains Canigou The house is situated in the valley of Vallespir in the « Pyrénées

Continue reading "Property for sale Arles-sur-Tech France"

3 bedroom house for sale Saint Genis Pouilly, Gex/, Ain, France

• Located close to CERN (2 kms) • Located in a quiet area, close to amenities and bus • Clear view of the Jura from the terrace facing south • 5 pieces:

Continue reading "3 bedroom house for sale Saint Genis Pouilly, Gex/, Ain, France"

Rent a Gite in France,guide to renting a Cottage

Rent a Gite in France a guide to renting a holiday cottage.We have rented Gites all over France and want to pass on a few tips

Continue reading "Rent a Gite in France,guide to renting a Cottage"

Battle Wagon.

Many year ago I joined a computer company as a delivery driver, and much to my dismay I was given a Blue 2 CV to drive. Over the years I tried to run

Continue reading "Battle Wagon."

For sale Character stone and colombage detached 2 bed house Normandy, France.

Email, Preciousthings111@Yahoo.co.uk Located Near Barenton, in the Manche area of Normandy. Price Reduced to 125,000 Euros Character stone and colombage

Continue reading "For sale Character stone and colombage detached 2 bed house Normandy, France."

Large house for sale Orthez, Aquitaine

Large (287 sq. m.) charming and historic (late 18th century) but fully updated townhouse, on three levels (plus unfinished attic) in downtown Orthez, France,

Continue reading "Large house for sale Orthez, Aquitaine"

Provence near Aix in Ansouis, villa with private pool 6-8 p comfort quiet

Seasonal rental each year since 2004, on 2200 m2 closed grounds, spacious villa (170 m2) in Ansouis 84240, Luberon South- 30 km from Aix en Provence-

Continue reading "Provence near Aix in Ansouis, villa with private pool 6-8 p comfort quiet "

Detached 3 Bed Stone Cottage at Lac de Guerledan, 10 mins walk to lake beach

Detached Stone 3 Bed Holiday Cottage at Lac de Guerledan in Brittany. The location is stunning and very peaceful with just a 10 mins walk to the lake

Continue reading "Detached 3 Bed Stone Cottage at Lac de Guerledan, 10 mins walk to lake beach"

For sale City Mansion in Normandy few miles from sea

Huge mansion located in the city center of La ville d'EU / LE TREPORT / MERS LES BAINS 76260 5 bedrooms 2 of them in parental suite. Entrance serving

Continue reading "For sale City Mansion in Normandy few miles from sea"

4 bedroom villa for sale Vence, Cote d'Azur, French Riviera

FOR SALE € 650,000 Semi-contemporary 4 bedroom villa renovated in 2013, Ground floor (r-d-c) +1 floor of 183m2 + independent garage, Vosgelade district

Continue reading "4 bedroom villa for sale Vence, Cote d'Azur, French Riviera"

For sale large stone house Eymet Dordogne

Beautiful large stone house located in the heart of the popular, lovely Bastide village of Eymet Currently divided into two charming dwellings completely

Continue reading "For sale large stone house Eymet Dordogne"


› Brittany index


The cheapest way to Normandy at the moment



Find a hotel in France



Custom Search



France Property sales and rentals

Advertise your French Property here A full page ad and 4 photos there is no charge for this service.The site is seen in 170 countries and as 2,000 visitors a day










Visit our new page on the Carmargue


Advertise your French property for sale on our site Free a full page ad



Book your Mini Cruise


New pages on Brittany

Doelan Light house

Doelan lighthouse

Concarneau Restaurant in the old town

Douarnenez Brittany

Locronan Market

 Locronan Brittany

Moelan sur Mer

 Moelan sur Mer Brittany

Fishing Port of Doelan in Brittany

Doelan Brittany boats

Pont Aven sign to the museum

Pont Aven Brittany

Rospico beach on the Finistere coast

Rospico beach Brittany

Boats in the estuary at Port de Belon

Port de Belon Brittany

The village of Pleuven

 Pleuven Brittany

Quiberon chateau on the rocks near the harbour

 quiberon Brittany

Loctudy on the Brittany coast

 Loctudy Brittany

Mousterlin a headland off the Brittany coast

 Mousterlin Brittany

The town of Pont Croix

 Pont Croix Brittany

Saine Marine lighthouse on the Brittany coast

 Mousterlin Brittany

moules stall in Roscoff picture

Fresh moules for sale in Roscoff

Keep up to date

[?] Subscribe To This Site

XML RSS
follow us in feedly
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe with Bloglines

Admin stuff

top of the page

A-taste-of-france.com Copyright © 2006 - 2018 All rights reserved