Saint-Malo (French pronunciation: [sɛ̃.ma.lo]; Gallo : Saent-Malô; Breton: Sant-Maloù) is a walled port city in Brittany in northwestern France on the English Channel. It is a sub-prefecture of the Ille-et-Vilaine.

Traditionally with an independent streak, Saint-Malo was in the past notorious for privateering (the "cité corsaire"). Today the city is a major tourist destination, with many ancient, attractive buildings.


The population can increase to up to 200,000 in the summer tourist season. With the suburbs included, the population is approximately 153,000 (2011).

The population of the commune more than doubled in 1968 with the merging of three communes: Saint-Malo, Saint-Servan (population 14,963 in 1962) and Paramé (population 8811 in 1962).

Inhabitants of Saint-Malo are called Malouins in French.


Saint-Malo during the Middle Ages was a fortified island at the mouth of the Rance River, controlling not only the estuary but the open sea beyond. The promontory fort of Aleth, south of the modern centre in what is now the Saint-Servan district, commanded approaches to the Rance even before the Romans, but modern Saint-Malo traces its origins to a monastic settlement founded by Saint Aaron and Saint Brendan early in the sixth century. Its name is derived from a man said to have been a follower of Brendan, Saint Malo or Maclou.

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US Gulf producers restore half oil output post-Ida

Petroleum World 13 Sep 2021
By By Stephen Cunningham / Argus Media. HOUSTON. Petroleumworld 09 13 2021 ... That compares with 62pc, or 1.121mn b/d, yesterday. About 54pc of offshore natural gas output was also shut-in ... Meanwhile, Chevron has returned essential staff to its facilities and restored partial production at the Jack St. Malo and Blind Faith platforms ... Refinery rebound ... ....

Over two-thirds of offshore oil output remains shut in U.S. Gulf -regulator

Reuters 11 Sep 2021
HOUSTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - U.S ... The storm hit the U.S ... Over two-thirds of the U.S ... read more ... Chevron on Thursday said it has restored partial production at its Jack St. Malo and Blind Faith platforms.Reporting by Marianna Parraga and Sabrina Valle; Editing by Nick Zieminski and Andrea Ricci. Our Standards ... More from Reuters .......

COURT LOG: Sept. 1, 2021

Newburyport Daily News 01 Sep 2021
The following jury-waived trial occurred Wednesday, Aug. 25, at Newburyport District Court with Judge William Martin presiding. ... The following jury-waived trial occurred Thursday, Aug. 26, at Newburyport District Court with Judge�Peter Doyle presiding.. Roy J ... The following jury-waived trial occurred Friday, Aug ... Joshua Malo, 33, 1 Spring St., No ... ....

James F. Malo

Abilene RC 20 Aug 2021
Malo, 79 of Abilene passed away August 18, 2021. He was born in Concordia, Kansas July 18, 1942, the son of Albert and Eva (Gagnon) Malo ... James is survived by his daughter, Karla Efurd (Chris) of Abilene and son, Kevin (Marie) Malo of Abilene ... JoAnna (Thomas) Baker; Matthew (Alisha) Malo; and Kristen and Carrie Efurd....

Spotlit: England’s historic shipwreck sites

Divernet 16 Aug 2021
Scuba divers have completed an assessment of the HMS Northumberland historic wreck on Goodwin Sands, off Deal in Kent ... She took part in a number of famous naval actions, including Beachy Head, Barfleur/La Hogue and the bombardment of St Malo, before being lost with all aboard in the devastating storm ... A report is expected in autumn ... 16 August 2021 ... ....

Brits in France without proof of two jabs or test face ban from bars and cafes

Metro UK 09 Aug 2021
New Covid passport rules come into effect today in France (Picture. AP/Getty). New Covid passport rules in France mean tourists face being banned from bars and cafes without showing proof of vaccination or a negative test ... AP) ... Jean-Jacques Samoy, 60, who owns La Java Cafe in St Malo, was defiant as he said ... It is completely crazy.’ ... AP) ... He added ... More ... ....

Holiday chaos for thousands of Britons heading to France as Macron's tough new vaccine passports ...

The Daily Mail 08 Aug 2021
Thousands of Britons holidaying in France face chaos under Emmanuel Macron's Covid passport rules which come into force today ... Proof of being double-jabbed, in the form of digital QR codes handed out by the NHS, must be uploaded to the French coronavirus smartphone app ... Jean-Jacques Samoy, 60, who owns La Java Cafe in St Malo, was defiant as he said....

France is back and MAGNIFIQUE! The double-jabbed no longer have to quarantine on return from ...

The Daily Mail 07 Aug 2021
'St-Malo is a contender for France’s best-looking ferry port,' writes the Daily Mail's Lucy Shrimpton ... A crossing for a car and up to nine passengers on Eurotunnel is from around £250 return ( Ferries has Portsmouth-St Malo crossings from around £460 return for a car and up to nine passengers (

Ten no-fly French holidays for summer 2021

The Times/The Sunday Times 01 Aug 2021
Distance from St Malo. 435 miles ... Return ferries to St Malo from £816 ( Distance from Caen. 77 miles ... ....

St. Malo man concerned the province may turn decades-old beach into a parking lot

CTV 31 Jul 2021
A Manitoba man who three years ago reclaimed a small-secluded beach on the Crown land shores of St. Malo Lake wants answers after learning the province may have plans to turn it into a parking lot ... ....

Vancouver Canucks add veteran goalie, defencemen as free agent market opens

North Shore News 28 Jul 2021
VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks were busy as the NHL's free agent market opened Wednesday, bringing in several new players and re-signing some existing talent ... The 30-year-old from St. Malo, Man., had 10 points (three goals, seven assists) in 38 outings for Vancouver last season ... This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 28, 2021 ... ....

MLB All-Star Game Is Tonight. Take A Look Back At Other Big Events Denver Has Hosted

CBS News 13 Jul 2021
Denver is shining as host of the MLB All-Star Game festivities. Major League Baseball’s Play Ball Park welcomed thousands of enthusiastic baseball fans, young and old, at the Colorado Convention Center on July 11, 2021 in Denver. (credit ... Pope John Paul II also visited St. Malo’s retreat near Estes Park for a chance to recharge ... .......

Father Magellan Marcoquez receives a medal from the National Assembly

Swords Today 11 Jul 2021
Born in St ... Then Beauport, Thetford Mines, St-Basil-de-Port Nouveau, St-Malo, Loretteville, St-Adrian-de-Irlande, St-Jean-de-Viani than St. Ferdinand ... “He really is a ray of sunlight. He knows everyone in St ... “Magella is a lifelong service to others, and the National Assembly deserves their recognition,” said Yves Chalbois, Mayor of St ... .......

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