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The peninsula of Brittany, 250 km long and 100-150 km wide, is sparsely populated, with a landscape of swamps and forests inland. In the north is the coast with small fishing villages between steep cliffs and in the south there are long sandy beaches. Jutting proudly into the Atlantic, Brittany is France’s most westerly province, similar to Cornwall not only in its position but in its strong Celtic influence. Surrounded on three sides by sea, possessed of its own language, folklore and architecture, it is hardly surprising that the French themselves talk of Brittany as a different land. In fact it is three: to the north, a dramatic and towering coastline, dotted with islands and heavily indented with creeks, wooded estuaries and sandy bays; to the south, a gentle coastline backed by rolling dunes and long white beaches; and inland, gentle hills, ancient moorland, megaliths 5,000 years old, thatched farmsteads and gothic churches. The pattern is of small, friendly towns and fishing villages, traditional markets and a way of life that looks to the sea. Watersports thrive in the mainly hot summers and warm waters of the Gulf Stream, whilst away from the beach there are tours or walks, riding, golf courses and tennis courts. And after the day is done there’s a wide and affordable choice of restaurants in which to enjoy the Breton specialities of seafood and sweet or savoury crêpes washed down with local cider.

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Gîte de la Chapelle
Holiday Home Gîte de la Chapelle
USD 437per week
Gîte du Linon
Holiday Home Gîte du Linon
USD 394per week
Kozh Vilin (LAF300)
Holiday Home Kozh Vilin (LAF300)
USD 385per week
L'Oté rouge (PLX105)
Holiday Home L'Oté rouge (PLX105)
USD 416per week
Ferienhaus (PGC103)
Holiday Home Ferienhaus (PGC103)
USD 1131per week
Les terrasses de trestel
Holiday Apartment Les terrasses de trestel
USD 325per week
Ferienwohnung (PBZ102)
Holiday Apartment Ferienwohnung (PBZ102)
USD 323per week
Le Roudour
Holiday Home Le Roudour
USD 473per week
Poul Ar Born
Holiday Home Poul Ar Born
USD 242per week
Poul Ar Born
Holiday Home Poul Ar Born
USD 444per week
Manoir Kerprigent
Holiday Home Manoir Kerprigent
USD 727per week
Les terrasses de trestel
Holiday Apartment Les terrasses de trestel
USD 263per week
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