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    corner of Galerie Layayette
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    Stockomani: discount end of season clothing

    by gwened Updated Nov 16, 2013
    entrance stockomani store

    Believe or not ,we pass by this store many times in the month, we always discuss it but since it is outside the city center too far to park we continue on. Today we saw an opportunity to stop across the street and visit it.

    It was a pleasant surprise to see clothing for both sexes of brand name,discounted end of series prices. Beauty section with shampoos, etc, souvenir decoration section, toys, and chocolates cookies etc, in effect a department store of end of series discounted items. Great prices

    Open Mondays to Saturdays and from 10h to 19h

    What to buy: we loaded on Christmas decoration for the house, and chocolates, and clothing with English motifs the boys look after. many items all at good prices.

    What to pay: best prices for popular names here as they are end of series items

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    Gamer's: video gamers delight

    by gwened Written Nov 16, 2013
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    This is a local store with branches in the Nayel shopping center and the original at pass Blavet off the pedestrian street rue du port. Its in an alley, clearly visible from the street.

    It is a video gamers dream store, with over 3000 titles and second hand exchanges. Figurines galore, my kids love it and just purchase today again .Dad tag alone ::)

    No webpage, but I am told they are in Facebook.

    What to buy: video games, games accessories, figurines, new and used

    What to pay: best prices on the used stuff, new is ok with the mainstream

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    La Trinitaine: breton biscuits,and canned seafood breton

    by gwened Written Nov 16, 2013
    front of store La Trinitaine at Lorient rue du por
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    This is our favorite store all over for local crafts, biscuits, madeleines, and fish and seafood canned. It has home décorations with a seafaring breton motifs.

    The shop is like an old country store ,fully loaded and maxout space, the service is very friendly and easy to get in and out of towns.

    We have found many items to decorate our home here and sure will be a great souvenir to take back home to yours.

    What to buy: home décorations, and fish soups are great here.Not to mentioned those irresistable breton cookies/biscuits

    What to pay: good prices for a unique product of Brittany

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    Label Breizh: shopping breton souvenirs

    by gwened Written Jul 14, 2013
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    wonderful store with all you need as souvenirs from Breton lands. The store is full of merchandise, great choices all of Breton origins to show you have been here. The service is friendly kenavo!

    This is an independent shop, where you will find small local producers who provide: locally made cider, alferies, chouchen (liquor of miel ), tisquin, Breton whisky Eddu and different local beers. also, biscuits of Pont Aven and Pontivy, lace pancakes as well as fresh pancakes as well as wonderful cakes Bretons of Arzano are waiting for you. Caramel salted butter, crisp of Tréguier and other treats, the tasty canned the Belle Iloise and Groix and Nature. You can choose to make your gift between Henriot Quimper faience, bowls with names, the various memories-gadgets and also towels personalized, humorous aprons, the famous collection snipe, Mam Mam'goudig, etc etc..

    What to buy: anything you think with breton motifs is here from food to decoration for home.

    What to pay: good prices as these are small independant producers with the best made articles

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    Japanim: shopping mangas games japan

    by gwened Written Jul 14, 2013
    store front Japanim

    the store to get your mangas and all japanese animation stories: my sons follow it here and in Vannes where they have stores. You get point for purchases to use for discounts later on.

    The store is small but pack with merchandise, the service is friendly as amateurs of these genres are. All you need is here,and they can order it on special request.

    What to buy: japanese mangas and all animations from that country

    What to pay: good prices specialise store tops quality

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    Centre commercial K2: shopping center K2

    by gwened Written Jun 1, 2013
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    This is a shopping center, in a multi store park at Keryado, just outside Lorient, part of it.

    you have a big Flunch (see tip),you big hypermarket Carrefour, a nice building materials in Brico Depot,and many other stores inside such as micromania video games, etc.

    Its just by the expressway N165 taking exit 43 and then bear right direction Keryado to road D765 to shopping on the left side.

    Its in a middle of large housing building very working class area, but the typical French you will be glad to know. If looking for real local shopping you need to come to these places as we do.

    The stores open 9h to 21h except Saturdays from 9h to 20h ( the stores open from 9h30 to 19h30, only the Carrefour has the same hours as shopping center)
    plenty of car parking spaces : 1200 !

    http://www.k2-lorient.fr/vos-magasins.html
    stores like Julien, jeff de bruges, Truffaut,and intersport are nice. And of course in Carrefour you can get all your groceries needs and more emergency items while on vacation too

    this is a map of how the center is layout
    http://www.k2-lorient.fr/plan-de-la-galerie.html

    and these are the stores you find all around the shopping center, such as brico depot,etc
    http://www.k2-lorient.fr/aux-alentours.html

    What to buy: the building materials brico depot was why we came and the kids were glad there was a micromania video store there,their favorite here. However, carrefour is nice for groceries and since it was on our way home we did,and again nice, its Carrefour!

    What to pay: good working class prices

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    La Mie Câline boulangerie: getting bread and pastries calin

    by gwened Written Mar 9, 2013
    La Mie Caline �� Lorient
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    This is actually a franchise bakery ,yes we have them, and they are all over my region, when all is close ,this is your savour, as well as a known quality from all.

    The service is always very nice, and it is packed with folks at any hour for a brisk business that ,also, guarantees the freshness of the products.

    Open Monday to Sundays from 07h to 19h30

    What to buy: baguettes and traditional campagne breads as well as the famous 56 (the number of our department or state)

    What to pay: good prices competitive to bakeries and top product ingredients

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    CC Deux Riviéres at Lanester: you need a car or bus

    by gwened Written Nov 17, 2012
    in the park, you have stores and then a mall

    hits a shopping center and many more stores around a park outdoors off the N165 direction Brest from Vannes,Rennes,Nantes or Paris. open Mondays to Saturdays from 9h30 to 20h closed Sundays
    the supermarket Geant is open 8h30 to 21h from Mondays to Saturdays

    around you have several stores such as la Halle, BUT, and restos such as Hippopotamus.
    here are the boutiques stores you can find here
    http://www.c-les-deux-rivieres.com/plan-du-centre-commercial

    What to buy: anything you find at a dept store and shopping center mall
    here are the brands and stores you can find here
    http://www.c-les-deux-rivieres.com/plan-du-centre-commercial

    What to pay: best prices from that point and if comparing to Paris, a lot cheaper

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    Damart: nice all time French clothings

    by gwened Written Nov 10, 2012
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    This is a French chain store, by mail or stand alone stores going on for years, grandma used to shop here,then granddaugher continues and the rest of the family joins in. women clothes par excellent made in France. Smaller dept for men's

    Its our family favorite and it might becomes yours, try it. They have the habit of giving you a gift each time you buy something. The last one we got was a dust cleaner for the car lol!!!

    What to buy: clothings and shoes

    What to pay: good prices for top quality French made product

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    Librarie Chapitre: get your books here and read

    by gwened Written Nov 10, 2012
    librarie Chapitre

    nice local library with of course books, and magazine , nice friendly folks and unique local books, a change from the big chains
    open Mondays to Saturdays from 10h to 19h

    What to buy: local sea oriented books

    What to pay: nice prices better than Paris

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    FNAC: FNAC electronics

    by gwened Updated Nov 10, 2012
    FNAC at place Aristide Briand
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    the wonderful high tech, games music all in one FNAC
    you have books, magazines, manga,japanese animation, travel section, electronics telephone computers, telephones, mobile, cameras, video games, tickets to events, and gifts

    What to buy: FNAC, is video games, travel books ,and music plus computer supplies for us

    What to pay: best completel electronics store in France

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    Espace Nayel: shopping center Nayel

    by gwened Written Nov 10, 2012
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    you have Zara, H&M ,monoprix,and smaller shops all very modern , ac and heated, underground parking and in center of town, your one stop shopping

    open Mondays to Saturdays from 9h to 20h, and you are given one hour of free car parking

    What to buy: clothes, groceries, shoes.

    What to pay: better prices than Paris lol!

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    Galeries Lafayette: Galeries Lafayette you go for it

    by gwened Written Nov 10, 2012
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    Paris in Lorient, the name says it all, same fine brands, same nice service in a wonderful plaza of Lorient just on the pl Vauban
    It is all around you the GL

    What to buy: clothings women and men is the best

    What to pay: pricey I admit but brand names

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    Nicolas: buy wines at Nicolas

    by gwened Written Sep 16, 2012
    at rue de la patrie, store to the right past trees

    my favorite chain when all else fails and then some. They are all over France, and the one in Lorient is a couple very knowledgable and friendly (know I am wine dude).

    You can buy wines and liquors, and get nice advice in a nice shopping area in city center Lorient. Always a treasure gift back home from France.

    What to buy: wines of France

    What to pay: better prices for in house brands and good deals all over France

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    Galerie Plisson: Galerie Plisson and the sea

    by gwened Written Sep 16, 2012
    front store Galerie Plisson at Lorient
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    This is seafaring sailing art at its best, they have several stores in the area but this one is the most emblematic right next to the cite voile eric tabarly (see description in things to see).

    Here you will find paintings of boat in beautiful scenes like one of the photo portraits shown, and frames, souvenir ideas for the boat lover, and books,manuals all to do with the seas.

    All beautiful display and explains by friendly staff who loves the seas as well. A nice thing to take home and decorated your house.

    What to buy: paintings posters, frames of sea and sea life as well as boating

    What to pay: good prices for a gallery of a beautiful trade away from Paris

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