Nantes Vacations

Nantes is a beautiful modern city rich with historical controversy: It was here that King Henry IV signed the Edict of Nantes, granting religious rights to Protestants, and the city was most prosperous as a link in the Atlantic slave trade. But now it is known as one of the most livable and innovative cities in Europe. Visitors will not find ... Read more
themselves at a loss, as Nantes is home to many attractions, historical sites and shopping opportunities. Visit the art museum (Musee des Beaux-Arts) and some of the diverse churches to step back into Nantes divisive religious history. L’Ile de Versailles is located on the Erdre River, and is home to a beautiful Japanese garden. For those in the mood for shopping, head to the Place du Commerce at the city center, and empty your pockets along la rue Crebillon (Crebillon street). For those more adventurous travelers, perhaps Le quai de la fosse, Nantes’ red light district, would be a good place to end a night. As with all French cities, good food abounds, and you should not go a night without sipping wine paired with the local seafood specialties. Often overlooked as a tourist destination, Nantes should certainly be on your radar if traveling in Western France.
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Mero, Dominica

Nantes is a cultural center. The art of the town is pedestrian, there a some amazing street parades all over the summer. Not to miss

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Singapore, Singapore

A beautiful and quiet town with a decent tram system and great seafood. A visit to the market to buy fresh is a great experience.

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Very Nice City, Home Sweet Home....
Nantes is a very attractive city, located at less than one hour from the coast ,
the economical and cultural life is very dynamic

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It was a beautiful place...

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