Tag Archives: Mont Saint Michel

Mont Saint-Michel to the Marais: Final Day in France, Part One

Our final full day of our trip to France started in Mont Saint-Michel.  It was a traveling day, a day to get back to Paris, but there would be some time to enjoy a little more of Paris before heading … Continue reading

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The Dairy Free Traveler’s Guide to Getting to Mont Saint Michel

The most challenging part of our recent trip to France was the day Therese and I spent traveling from Rouen to Mont Saint Michel.  I’ll start out by telling you that, though the day started out pretty shaky, by the … Continue reading

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Mont Saint Michel, Restaurant Du Guesclin: Our Day on the Mount

I’ve been dreaming of visiting Mont Saint Michel since I first read about it in Henry Adams’ book Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres in the 1980s.  The idea of a thousand year-old abbey built on a tiny island that was accessible only … Continue reading

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