Le Fosso trip

September 12, 2012 at 9:27 AM

Le Fosso trip

The annual trip to Le Fosso took place in June 2012.  Four families went along, wich was fewer than normal, but it was a really successful trip – all had a great time and made some lasting friendships, which is what it’s all about.

Below is a few examples of the visits and activities available in the area...

Sports

  • Sailing
  • Pedalos
  • Canoeing.. calm lake session or river descent
  • Fishing - equipment provided
  • Horse and pony rides
  • Cyclo-Rail - pedal-powered rail-cars
  • Swimming - leisure pool with slide, jacuzzis, etc.
  • Local leisure park with walks, bar, crazy golf, outdoor swimming pool

Discovery

  • Animal parks & Zoos, including displays
  • Breton War Resistance Museum
  • National Stud Farms; Breton horse centres in Lamballe or Hennebont
  • Local street markets
  • Medieval towns - Josselin, Quintin, Moncontour, Dinan, Vannes ...
  • Rennes--beautiful capital of Brittany
  • Châteaux
  • Boat trips--lakes, river or seaside
  • Horse and cart rides
  • Broceliande Forest and its stories of King Arthur (storytelling in English available)
  • Moncontour's 'Theatre of Costumes'
  • Snail farm
  • Insect Discovery Centre
  • Farm museum-- life in Brittany in the 1920s
  • Artisan Cider-makers or Beer-maker
  • Countless pretty villages including Lizio with its 'Marvellous Moving Models' made from found objects--full of beauty and surprises
  • Chapels/Abbeys - on the trail of architectural treasures
  • Cake factory - guided tour and Breton produce shop

Hands-on activities

  • Bread making
  • Pottery
  • Candle making and honey bread - on a honey farm
  • Tactile trails
  • Ropes courses in the trees

and many more possibilities......



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