Brittany is an amazing blend of beautiful beaches, historic cities, exciting islands and forests. This region has fascinating culture, traditions and history. Brittany is the English translation of this region's name, it is called Bretagne in French.
Some of the interesting areas of this region are The Parish Closes and the Pink Granite Coast.
The Parish Closes are found in St. Thegonnec, Guimiliau and Lampaul-Guimiliau and are believed to have been built as early as 1532. These religious monuments are an amazing mix of skilled craftsmanship and imagery. The Parish Closes represent Brittany's Catholic and Celtic history. It is highly recommended that you visit these amazing sights and experience them first-hand.
The Pink Granite Coast refers to a coastline in the Côtes d'Armor department in north Brittany. As you walk along the coastline you will see pink sand and rock formations. These unique formations can only be found in two other places in the world. The French island of Corsica and China are the only other places where you will be able to find these exotic pink rock formations.
The apparthotel Bretagne that you choose can greatly enhance your trip. Apart-hotels are a blend of hotel-style booking with the comfortable feeling of an apartment. They are fully furnished and will make you feel like you are at home. They are a great alternative to staying in a hotel or hostel.