Thursday, November 1, 2018

Roscoff, Brittany

Perched on Brittany's north coast, Roscoff is a popular tourist destination and fishing port. Many of the structures date from the 1500's, and the city center is perfect for a bit of strolling, shopping, and dining.

Boats in the harbor at low tide

The Gothic Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Croaz-Batz was completed in 1545. Note the striking lantern turrets in the belfry:

Market Day: popular with visitors and locals:

Aged lobster tanks have been replaced by new ones slightly to the east:

This beautiful little chapel is on a hilltop near the outskirts of town and provided some great panoramic views of Roscoff:

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