A Day in Vitre, France (in Photos)

Aug 02, 2018    /    get off the beaten track, stories & photos

As our month in Brittany drew to a close, Chad and I decided to take one last day trip with the express goal of showing Chad around a real French castle.

He hadn’t been with me on my day in Clisson exploring the castle of an infamous piratess, so we needed another castle – and hopefully near Rennes.

What I found was a small Medieval town called Vitre, only a 30-minute train ride away.

This is the castle we found there and the warren of streets around it.

Vitre Castle

castle view

tower house

castle with house

courtyard

doorway

window

View of Vitre

Chad and Gigi


All photos taken with my Sony a6000.


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