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A blog on painting in Brittany (the history of Brittany as a painter's destination and what is happening now) as well as the Breton sense of humour. More Info

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Beautiful Brittany

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Attention all cats lovers

October 4, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

If, like me, you rely on the well-being of your pets to feel good yourself, you probably live with one, two or more cats or doggies. Unfortunately they often cost… Read more…

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Visit the most powerful trawler in western France

July 26, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

Abeille Bourbon  Brest 80 m long, 16.5 m wide, 4 Rolls Royce engines of 22 000 cv each, the Abeille Bourbon trawler is the most powerful trawler on the western… Read more…

Odorico’s mosaïc in Tinténiac church

June 18, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

Did you know that we have a mosaic route in Brittany ?  Isidore Odorico was the son of a mosaïc crafsman from a Italy. Himself a talented mosaïst, He has… Read more…

Come and meet me in Josselin

June 10, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

Hello everyone, I’ll be at the chapelle de la congrégation, near the Josselin castle from monday June 16th till sun. June 22nd (next week) to help my painter friend Olivier… Read more…

Garden show with a difference

June 3, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

A garden show unlike any other in Brittany : a no-nonsense gardening event. Between Saint Malo and Rennes lies a tiny village that counts less than 400 inhabitants. There isn’t… Read more…

Tree climbing for everyone : enjoy a breath of fresh air in Ille et Vilaine

May 23, 2014 by Marie-Annick Cariou

  Do you like outdoor activities ? Do you want to entertain a group of teen-agers ? Would you like to sleep in a hammock high in the air with… Read more…

A travelling knight

September 16, 2013 by Marie-Annick Cariou

On the waterfront : bonus in Saint Domineuc 35190.

August 2, 2013 by Marie-Annick Cariou

As you know Brittany is not just beaches, seaside resorts, fishing ports… Inland Brittany is well worth a visit. The canals attrack a wide range of public nowadays. Aug. 9th… Read more…

Free music festival in Tinténiac this week-end

July 23, 2013 by Marie-Annick Cariou

I’m volunteering to promote the 1st venue of the new summer festival of Tinténiac. The two young musicians who have organised it are particularly nice people. Just peep at Tintéfestilive… Read more…