A step-by-step guide to the long distance coastal path, with maps and photographs illustrating the subtle variations from one part of the coast to another. There is background Information on places of interest, details of accommodation to help plan a long distance walk and of transport to help plan shorter stretches with a return by bus or taxi to the starting point.
With its user friendly and logical layout and copious colour photographs, this is not only a guide for walkers but also serves as a reference guide to the coast for days out, short breaks or longer holidays.
Highlights include the port and town of Roscoff, the abers, Le Conquet and Pointe St-Mathieu, Brest and its Rade, the Crozon peninsula, Cap Sizun and the Pointe du Raz, the Bay of Audierne, and the Odet estuary. Also included are features on megaliths, the seaweed industry, and fortifications
Vol 1: Mont St-Michel to Morlaix
Paperback 184 pages
ISBN: 978 0 9557088 0 0
Dimensions: 210 x 135 x 11mm
Illustrations: maps and colour photos
Highlights include the walled city of St-Malo, Cap Fréhel, the vast sandy beaches of Sables-d'Or-les-Pins and Le Val-André, the Pink Granite coast, the old river ports of Tregor, and the Château du Taureau in the Bay of Morlaix. Also included are features on Shellfish, Birds and the Landscape.