Tagged: Nantes

Visit Nantes

Sep 30, 2017 |

My research in travel writing and its relationship with tourism in the city of Nantes has now reached a stage where I need your help.  I have two very easy questions that I would like you to answer. They are based on the opening sentences from a range of styles of travel writing.  I’d like […more]

Questionnaire

Aug 31, 2017 |

Please answer this very simple questionnaire for the next step in my research on travel writing and Nantes.  Only 2 simple questions using Google Forms, please click on url https://goo.gl/forms/H6iiEdBsYDGhgEk03   Or Click here to go questions – takes only 2 minutes – thank you

Way-tales

May 22, 2017 |

I am back from Nantes now and am beginning to make some sense of the voice recordings of my own and, more particularly of the French participants who walked the routes between the grammar school on the street Rue Marie-Anne du Boccage and Breton’s Parc de Procé in Nantes during my ERASMUS+ Mobility week with […more]

I-Walk. Will My I-Stay Stay Put?

Jan 30, 2017 |

My i-stay 10.1inch tablet case and gadget bag arrived much sooner than I expected from Amazon on Saturday 28th January 2017. Wonderful.  Why do I need one?  I have just won funding from the EU to spend time with a research lab at Nantes University that specialises in methodologies for personal history interviews.  Their work […more]

Vicinity

Sep 6, 2016 |

“Tourism proxemics and software systems for improving heritage management walking routes on city breaks” Short city-break holidays for cultural tourism can create a disorientation for holidaymakers.  They arrive at the hotel, often in the evening of the first day and do not have time to find their bearings.  The following day a whole morning can […more]