The Carnaval Workshop 2020

The Carnaval Workshop 2020

As I posted up last week … the Carnaval workshop was open last Saturday and Sunday to the public. It’s always worth a wander around it with the kids (Unfortunately I just stopped by on Sunday on the way to the market) the weather was pretty bad in the...
Manif Thursday 20th February 2020

Manif Thursday 20th February 2020

Once again Manif notice … which will mean transport in the city centre will be closed on Thursday the 20th February 2020 ( yes I’m including the year just in case 😛 ) From at least 9:30 am until 2 pm lines are going to be cut in the city centre so if...
The Tan Navibus gets a new line

The Tan Navibus gets a new line

In case you didn’t know it there’s a new navibus service in Nantes. If you’ve ever wanted to get over to Trentemoult you could grab a shuttle bus from the Gare Maritime stop. Today the service is getting a little bit bigger. A new line the N2 is...
Carnaval de Nantes Open Day 2020

Carnaval de Nantes Open Day 2020

In case you’re looking for something to do with your little ones this weekend, the open days at the Carnaval de Nantes workshop is on. That’s right if you’ve forgotten Valentine’s day and are looking to make things up to your partner why not...
Manif Thursday 6th Feb

Manif Thursday 6th Feb

Manif 6th February 2020. Expect the tan lines to be cut from 14:30 until around 19:00 in the city centre. As always check the TAN website for more up to date details 🙂 I’m starting to think I should save one of these posts as a draft
The perfect crepe recipe? with Raymond Oliver

The perfect crepe recipe? with Raymond Oliver

Have you found yourself struggling to pick a crepe recipe today? Well don’t worry here at Nantes Today we’ve got you covered WARNING: You might not want to try this one at home I mean I kinda feel drunk just watching it 😀 Huge thanks to Maiwenn...
Free Museums first Sunday of the month

Free Museums first Sunday of the month

It’s the first Sunday of the month again and you know what that means … FINALLY FINALLY January is over and we can drink again!!! no no … not that … we can eat meat again?? .. no no .. not that either … it means the museums are free 🙂...
Manif Wednesday 29th January 2020

Manif Wednesday 29th January 2020

Quick post … if you’ve got plans to be in the city centre today please be aware there’s another manif. This means that as usual the tan will be cut. It looks like it’ll be cut from 14:30 until 19:00 and that may change. As always check the...
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...
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...
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...
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...
The Castle Advent Calendar 2019

The Castle Advent Calendar 2019

Have you visited the Castle yet to see the advent Calendar? Between work/protests/kids/life in general, I’ve not managed to make it in but I did this morning Pour sa quatrième édition le calendrier de l’Avent va, à nouveau, se déployer tout au long du mois de...
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...
A Trip on the Elephant in Nantes

A Trip on the Elephant in Nantes

Sunday saw us home alone with our son for the afternoon. What to do, what to do! The weather being OK and having a free ticket for the elephant (Thanks July Cocoon) we had to use (limited date) it was decided. If you don’t know the elephant you’re really...
Kurious Christmas Drinks!

Kurious Christmas Drinks!

Fancy a glass of mulled wine and a chat in English? Well, Kurious is meeting up tomorrow evening (Wednesday 18th December 2019) at 6 pm just outside Fnac at the Christmas Market for DRINKIES! FNAC / Place du Commerce, BP 63215, 44032 Nantes, France I must admit vin...