Shopping ideas on the Atlantic coast
Once the holidays are over, what will you have to show for your time spent on the Atlantic Coast? Why don’t we give you a few ideas on where to find that item that will bring a touch of the holiday spirit to your home, or where you can pick up that little something special that will brighten up your wardrobe!
On the Breton coast at Bénodet, lovers of interior design can browse the « Un été à la mer » boutique, and fashionistas will find themselves in heaven at « Le Matelot ».
In Pornic, a visit to the world famous « la Faïencerie de Pornic » is essential! Its traditional Breton earthenware, as well as the more modern pieces reinvented by young designers, is exported under the French Heritage label. The famous Breton bowl inscribed with your name never goes out of fashion!
In the Pays Basque, the gift shop at the Musée de la Mer in Biarritz, the city’s Aquarium, is the perfect place to pick up your souvenirs and gifts: books, clothing, jewellery, decorative objects, toys, pens, key rings…
The reputation of Basque textiles is well deserved. At « Création Marrak » in Hendaye, you will find the most fashionable fabrics that are totally original and hand-made!