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BRITTANY


Brittany is a region in North-West of France. • MAP OF FRANCE


It is made of 4 departments. Ours is in the South of Brittany: the Morbihan.

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In fact, this name « Morbihan » comes from Breton language. It means « little sea », because of the « Golfe du Morbihan », which is a sound coming in the Atlantic Ocean.


The heart of people in Brittany is divided between love of land and love of sea.


Agriculture in Brittany


The heart of people in Brittany is divided between love of land and love of sea.


Seaside in Brittany


Our tradition is a tradition of sea men and farmers. Perhaps, you know a few sea races, whose winners were often Bretons.


Eric Tabarly was a famous sea man, and his boat « Pen Duick » is very famous too.


The attachment of Bretons to their region allows to preserve wonderful areas.


It has also a link with a strong breton culture and a real breton identity.


If you want to know a few words in Breton language, open the file ÂŤ Glossary Âť and enjoy it!


So, what do you think of our region?


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