"The village of the musical market" Guerlesquin by Mikebond

Guerlesquin Travel Guide: 22 reviews and 84 photos

Guerlesquin lies near Morlaix. Six days a week, it's a small village as there are hundreds in Bretagne.
But on Mondays... it's another story. Monday is the day of the traditional musical market of Guerlesquin. Breton bands go through the streets of the market and let tourists and local people enjoy their music.
However, you shouldn't forget to visit the church of Saint Ténénan, the ancient prisons and more...

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:a typical Breton village
  • Cons:a little isolated
  • In a nutshell:it offers the essence of the Breton soul!
  • Last visit to Guerlesquin: Aug 2004
  • Intro Updated Jan 22, 2011
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  • Jan 21, 2011 at 10:06 AM

    What a wonderful experience, which country is this site located? - Silva from Nigeria

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    Jun 7, 2009 at 8:38 AM

    Some wonderful photos and tips about a place not many mention. The art work of the churches alone make the sidetrip turn into a must see. thank you

  • cold_dead_bunny's Profile Photo
    May 6, 2008 at 7:54 AM

    oh uff.... well... I guess administrator had seen you ;) Opps now u will have problems ))))

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    Jun 13, 2007 at 8:44 AM

    Nice page on this interesting little town. La salle de bain at the castle was unique but dangerous looking in you're outside. Loved the little animals!

  • nixca316's Profile Photo
    Feb 11, 2007 at 8:25 PM

    That would be nice to see (Musical Market), but I don't know when that'll happen. Thanks! =)

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    Sep 17, 2006 at 1:26 PM

    C'est intéressant cette parade des bagadou dans la ville! Il semble que Guerlesquin se trouve vraiment dans la Bretagne Bretonnante!

  • freya_heaven's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2005 at 2:25 AM

    Wonderful photos in your travelogues. I love the one of the flag, French bread & small boy. Very Breton! (~_~)


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