We wake up on a clear sun­ny day in the cam­per area of Jumiè­ges, not too far away from the abbey. Whi­le we’­re having break­fa­st a mul­ti­tu­de of baby goa­ts appears from a woo­den hut just beyond the fen­ce and start to roam around the lawn. They’­re too cute not to take some pic­tu­res. A young man comes out of the hut waving at us. At fir­st, we think he

Mont Saint-Michel

After break­fa­st with pan au cho­co­lat, we are off to Mont Saint-Michel, who­se sha­pe stands out to the north of the cam­per area whe­re we spent the night. Arri­ving in the area, all the roads come to a lar­ge par­king lot from which is pos­si­ble to walk or board one of the many free shut­tle buses that cover the 2 km distan­ce to the island. In recent years, Mont Saint-Michel has been