Average house price: €125,000 With its pink granite and emerald coastlines lined with charming and historic towns, Côtes-d’Armor is an ideal choice for those who want to live by the sea. There’s no shortage of fresh seafood, and the traditional Breton crêpes and savoury galettes are a must.
Average house price: €142,000 There is a bewitching wildness to France’s westernmost department. Its coastline is home to lighthouses and old fishing ports, while inland its landscape of rolling green hills and forests are filled with myths and legends. Find the Celtic character alive and well in departmental capital Quimper and in the many villages such as Douarnenez and Bénodet.