Nantes Today, a blog in English about life in Nantes

Manif Friday 24th January 2020

Manif Friday 24th January 2020

Quick post .. another Manif ... more travel disruption Lines will be cut in the city centre between 10am and 3pm at least ... who knows if they'll block the depots in the morning on top of things! Here's hoping they don't as I've places to be. As always check the...

General Strike Thursday the 9th January 2020

General Strike Thursday the 9th January 2020

New year ... new protests! That's right we're back with another National Strike Day Today! What's affected? Lots of things for most of us though the impact will be on transport and schools. Après plusieurs journées de mobilisation interprofessionnelle en décembre...

First Sunday of 2020 and the Museums are Free

First Sunday of 2020 and the Museums are Free

Well as per the title it's the first Sunday of the month and yes that means that the museums are free. New Year / New Resolutions get out and do more? 🙂 https://www.nantes-tourisme.com/en/museums-nantes Which museums are included? Château des Ducs de Bretagne - Musée...

Christmas at the Nefs

Christmas at the Nefs

NOËL AUX NEFS 2019 Starts Today If you don't know what it is, you're in for a bit of a treat. Every year behind the Elephant you've got Noël aux Nefs. This year is no different and starting from 2pm until 7pm most days ...  you've got Ice sculptures being created ......

Jan 26, 2020 - Sun
Arrondissement de Nantes FR
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Pressure 762.07 mmHg
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light rain
Humidity 86%
Clouds 54%
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Love is Love Nantes
Love is Love Nantes

I'd planned on taking a few shots of these stairs this morning ... only to see it was blocked off this morning ... as ... it had been defaced again. Where is it? It's at Place du Cirque .. leading up to the Tour Bretagne which is where my new office is located. Love...

Out and about!

Wandi Indian Restaurant in Nantes

Wandi Indian Restaurant in Nantes

Today I bring you one of the cheapest Indians I've found in Nantes. It's situated at 1 Rue Mercœur. (Up near the tour Bretagne and more importantly 2 doors away from my office) Having forgotten her house keys the other day Val came in to collect mine and I said what...

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

Jimmy’s Lentil and Chorizo Stew

If you wanted with this dish you could actually go vegetarian and leave the chorizo out. I’m not sure what you could substitute for the chorizo yet but it’d be nice without it. I’d just add in a good pinch of chilli to make up for the missing chorizo / fat / oil /...