Insider’s Guide

Night of the museums in Normandy

Night Of The Museums in Normandy

This Saturday, 18th May is Night of the Museums in Normandy. It's actually a European event and is happening throughout ...
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Coutances - A Normandy Garden

Coutances – A Normandy Garden

I made the most of the sunshine earlier in the week while I was in Coutances. I took these quick ...
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Normandy brunch spot

3 Unmissable Normandy Brunch Spots

If you're looking for Normandy brunch spot, then read on. These three places were featured in a Côté Manche article ...
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May Day in Normandy

May Day in Normandy

The 1st of May is May Day in Normandy and throughout France. It is a public holiday  to celebrate labour ...
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Normandy aperitif

How To Make A Normandy Aperitif

Kir normand is a traditional Normandy aperitif (an apéro). You drink it while waiting for your food to arrive in ...
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Top 10 Tips Mont Saint Michel

Top 10 Tips For Visiting Mont-Saint-Michel

Here are my top 10 tips for visiting Mont-Saint-Michel. Factor in time to get from the car park to the ...
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Normandy music festival

2019 Normandy Music Festivals

This fantastic map shows the range of Normandy music festivals taking place in 2019. (Credit Normandy Tourism) For all the ...
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Normandy Easter Activities

Normandy Easter Activities

There will be Easter egg hunts taking place all over Normandy this weekend. Only Easter Monday is a public holiday ...
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Normandy American Cemetery

Top 3 Omaha Beach Places To Visit

If I had to choose my top 3 Omaha Beach places to visit I'd opt for La Pointe du Hoc, ...
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Canons at Mont-Saint-Michel

English Canons At Mont-Saint-Michel

I saw some fabulous old photos of English canons at Mont-Saint-Michel today. They were on the Facebook page of Archives ...
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Christian Dior Museum

New Grace Kelly Exhibition At The Christian Dior Museum In Normandy

Princess Grace of Monaco will be the focus of a new exhibition at the Christian Dior museum in Normandy. As ...
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Bayeux

Top 3 Things To Do In Normandy

My top 3 things to do in Normandy are Mont-Saint-Michel, Bayeux and one of the D-Day landing beaches. I live ...
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