Visit Mont Saint Michael. France. One night,…

Visit Mont Saint Michael at sunsetGetting to Mont Saint Michael one evening, during a long #ontheroad trough France, just September 29, the anniversary of St. Michael, it isn’t something that happens every day.

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night

Visit Mont Saint Michael

Get there at sunset and then have the first impact with these colors, it’s even less common.

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night

With these colors and this atmosphere we walking to discover the streets of the village.

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night

We thought we’d find it crowded with people intent on celebrating this evening instead in this autumn weather, we were able to discover it in all its splendor.

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night

A quick dinner, after having parked with care and understand exactly the movement of the tides in the coming hours and we go in the to discover the most characteristic streets.

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night with light

It’s one of the most visited places in the world, tourism is king, but at this period it’s already out of season and you can see its true essence.

Mont Saint Michael one of the most visited place in the world

The lighting is spectacular only for this is necessary to go to Visit Mont Saint Michael.

Mont Saint Michael one of the most visited place in the world

Visit Mont Saint Michael in the night

As usual, we arrived without reservation and without programming, but we were able to sleep at an acceptable price within the fortress. Great!

Mont Saint Michael one of the most visited place in the world

Certainly not luxury accommodation, but very pretty, clean and decorated with care. Waking up here, at the sunrise with thousands of things to do and to see, it has an indescribable charm.

Visit Mont Saint Michael at sunrise the sea

Sunrise at Mont Saint Michael

This is the view from our room early in the morning with the tides have just receded.

Visit Mont Saint Michael at sunrise the old town

Our room is on rooftops and on the other side overlooking the fortress.

Visit Mont Saint Michael at sunrise the old town

Beautiful, stately, majestic, … very reminiscent our Holy St. Michael.

Visit Mont Saint Michael at sunrise the sea

The sea and the mud at Mont Saint Michael

Also enjoy the beach and see the drawings that the tides have created in the sand is interesting.

Visit Mont Saint Michael

At this hour the streets are still deserted, perfect for pictures and especially to enjoy this place which is always besieged by hordes of tourists.

Mont Saint Michael the sea

I’ll often say that traveling off-season reserves always pleasant surprises.

Mont Saint Michael the sea

There are amazing glimpses

Mont Saint Michael

visit Mont Saint Michael

Obviously drag up there Roberto is quite a feat.

visit Mont Saint Michael

visit Mont Saint Michael

Great pictures

He must always take pictures everything!

visit Mont Saint Michael

Every small detail!

visit Mont Saint Michael

On the other hand… when we found again this place completely desert?

Mont Saint Michael

The results are perfect... but at this “rapidity” we need one years here!

Mont Saint Michael

Finally we arrived. You can visit basilica and take part in a very interesting guided tour.

Mont Saint Michael inside the church

The architecture is really impressive.

Mont Saint Michael

Valeria and I are attracted to this beach. Needless to say, right?

visit Mont Saint Michael the sea

Look a little! I knew that you could do!

visit Mont Saint Michael the sea, walking in the mud

We never have time! I know that I can’t go to walk in the mud, but what a show ! OK! As usual … it will be for next time!

visit Mont Saint Michael at sunset








 

visit Mont Saint Michael at sunset

 

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