There is a great series of pictures and articles on Coté Ouest Magazine that really makes me want to go to the beautiful French Île de Ré.
Here are pix I found on google (quite unscientific when it comes to giving the photographers proper credit. They will probably find me out and shut me down...)
I like the color palette of this house and the touches of pink and purple.
I also want to go to this hotel/hamman les bois flottais.
I think this hotel must have been decorated by the same people.
But to me, the Ouest is and always will be this:
This is what the French call a bouquet de Fruits de mer. Fruit of the ocean bouquet. I love this.