Insider’s Guide

National Cheese Lover's Day

National Cheese Lover’s Day

Today is National Cheese Lover's Day (20th January 2019). And what better way to celebrate than taking a look at ...
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When To See The High Tides At Mont-Saint-Michel

When To See The High Tides At Mont-Saint-Michel

The high tides at Mont-Saint-Michel will return next week. They happen on around 20 days each year with two high ...
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Normandy Airborne Museum

The Normandy Airborne Museum

The Museum The Normandy Airborne Museum is located in Sainte-Mère-Église's square just opposite the church. An effigy of American paratrooper ...
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Normandy market days

When Are Normandy Market Days?

For a real taste of Normandy life, why not visit a local market? Throughout La Manche region of Normandy markets ...
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Normandy landing beaches map

The Best Normandy Landing Beaches Map

It can be overwhelming to plan a visit to the Normandy landing beaches. As well as the five beaches, there ...
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The 10 Things To Do In Normandy In Winter

Are you thinking about a winter trip to Normandy but are concerned there might not be enough to do? While ...
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Chez Cedric in Gavray

A Delicious Lunch in Gavray

For many people one of the highlights of a holiday is trying different food and drink. Whether that's in a ...
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Historic Workshop Courtyards in Villedieu-les-Poêles

This picturesque view is one of 35 historic workshop courtyards to be found in the Normandy town of Villedieu-les-Poêles. This ...
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Bayeux cathedral

Visiting Bayeux Cathedral

A visit to Bayeux Cathedral is an absolute must if you are visiting Normandy. The cathedral is just a few ...
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Christian Dior Museum

A New Exhibition Coming To The Christian Dior Museum

Today is the last day for visiting the Christian Dior Museum before it re-opens in April. The museum is housed ...
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galette des rois

A Normandy Foodie Tradition For January

Throughout January, you can find a wonderful Normandy foodie tradition in almost every boulangerie and pâtisserie. The 'galette des rois' ...
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A visit to Mont-Saint-Michel

A Year Of Photos in Normandy

One of the highlights of being a holiday home owner is exploring the area I live in and sharing it ...
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