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Plage du Petit Minou, Plouzane

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The Phare du Petit Minou is a lighthouse in the roadstead of Brest, standing in front of the Fort du Petit Minou, in the commune of Plouzané. By aligning it with the phare du Portzic, it shows the safe route to follow for ships to enter the roadstead. It also has a red signal that indicates a dangerous sector around the plateau of les Fillettes (literally the girls), one of the submerged rocks in the goulet of Brest — sailors remember this by using the mnemonic "the Minou blushes when he covers les Fillettes".
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  • Had lunch and spent an hour watching surfers at this small beach. You can walk up a trail to the lighthouse from here.  more »
  • Nice weather when I was there. Surfing was ok. Waves not too big but good for beginners. View from lighthouse for sunset is great. Have fun and enjoy this relaxing time!  more »
  • Very nice, great walk with the sunset. You can walk to the lighthouse and feel alone in the world!
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