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Vannes: St Vincent Ferrier

  I wrote a general introduction to Vannes earlier (see here https://vivsfrenchadventures.wordpress.com/2016/11/16/vannes-a-beautiful-town-in-brittany/ ). It’s a lovely place, for many reasons, as I explained. Another interesting feature we noticed all around the city is the frequent reference to St Vincent, and … Continue reading

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Vannes: A Beautiful Town in Brittany

Vannes: A Picturesque, Walled Medieval Town in Brittany France has no shortage of beautiful small towns and villages—in fact, it’s really quite hard to find an ordinary or ugly one. Often, the main local road goes through the middle of … Continue reading

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Vannes: Tribute to Georges Wolinski

Vannes, June 2016: Hommage a Georges Wolinski (Tribute to Georges Wolinski) (1934-2015), Journalist, Author, Press designer, assassinated 7 January, 2015 at age 80. At 11:30am that day, two gunmen with assault rifles and other weapons forced their way into the … Continue reading

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