by Martin Jarvis | Feb 26, 2019
If you arrive in St Malo by ferry as foot passenger, you will find several hire car companies. Some are based at the port and the other ones can deliver cars to the port or pick you up and take you to their agency nearby.
How to hire or rent a car from St Malo ferry port in Brittany
by Martin Jarvis | Jan 2, 2019
Does Lard exist in France and what is it called? It does: it is called saindoux and can be found in the charcuterie section in French supermarkets. Read on…
by Martin Jarvis | Jan 19, 2013
Are you having problems getting your Free 3G key (clé 3G) to work on your smartphone while in France? Here is a possible solution from expat Rachel Gallard.
by Martin Jarvis | Jun 6, 2012
The Loire Valley has become even more accessible from the UK thanks to British Airways and their new route : London City Airport to Angers (49), Loire Valley, France. Flights are available on Tuesday’s, Thursday’s and Saturday
Read more about new flights from the UK to the Loire Valley in France
by Martin Jarvis | Apr 14, 2012
En Avril ne te découvre pas d’un fil. En Mai fais ce qu’il te plait. A great French saying. What does it mean?
Wrap up in April and do what you please in May. Read more.
by Martin Jarvis | Mar 30, 2012
Every year on the first Sunday in April the Vide Jardin takes place in Trévérien. A Vide-jardin is a car boot sale where you can buy plants, shrubs and flowers and gardening tools.
If you want to buy for your garden in Brittany, come along to Trévérien on April 1st