• Great Brittany: exploring the Emerald Coast

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    With its belle époque resorts, long empty beaches and medieval castles, the Emerald Coast is big on laid-back charm - and perfect for a family adventure We're sitting on an empty beach, a wide sweep of white sand overlooking the emerald sea, and we can't quite believe we have it all to ourselves. Had we flown to far-flung shores and taken a boat to a remote island, it would be understandable, but all we've done is disembark from the ferry at Saint-Malo and driven west for an hour. “Where is everybody?” wonders my husband, digging his toes into fine sand.
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