Oyster Fields

One of the most unique places we saw during our stay in St Malo was Cancale – the town itself wasn’t large but the tide was receding on the coast, revealing the oyster fields that make the region famous.

beach 3.jpg
The workmen were down there as soon as the tide was low enough – in a few hours, they would be back out again.

It was really fascinating to see the tide go out so rapidly – it took only half an hour for the frames to be fully exposed!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s