Nantes, France: the Nautical Ambiance that Inspired Jules Verne


  Gazing out from the shelter of an umbrella across the Loire River to Nantes’ hazy industrial islands, you will be transported back in time to the mystical shores of adventure and scientific discovery enshrouding the novels of Jules Verne (1828 – 1905).  He was born and raised on Île Feydeau, a former shipyard that has been recently transformed into a landscaped open-air leisure and ... Read Full Article