Insider’s Guide

Church in Villedieu

A Walk in Villedieu Through The Centuries

A walk in Villedieu is one of the best ways to discover this historic town which was established in around ...
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Lessay abbey church

Lessay Abbey in Normandy

Lessay Abbey is an 11th century Benedictine monastery in Normandy. It was built in the Romanesque style and features an ...
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Ryes war cemetery

Ryes War Cemetery in Normandy

Ryes War Cemetery is a Commonwealth cemetery in Normandy. There are almost a thousand soldiers buried here; the majority of ...
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abbey church in Caen

An Abbey Church in Caen

The abbey church of Saint-Étienne is part of the Abbaye aux Hommes (the Men's Abbey). The abbey is a former ...
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Normandy photography

Normandy Photos

Today is World Photography Day (19th August 2019) so it's the perfect opportunity to share some of my Normandy photos ...
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Rockwell's The Problem We All Live With

The Norman Rockwell Exhibition in Normandy

The Norman Rockwell exhibition is currently on in Caen. It's one of the temporary exhibitions at the Mémorial de Caen ...
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Bayeux liberty tree

Bayeux Liberty Tree in Normandy

The Bayeux Liberty Tree is a sound and light show that takes place every July and August. Visitors flock to ...
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art gallery in Gavray

An Art Gallery in Gavray, Normandy

Galerie Sur Le Pont is a recently established art gallery in Gavray in Normandy. There are two rooms dedicated to ...
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Normandy liberation celebrations

Normandy Liberation Celebrations

A range of events will be taking place from 31 July to 4 August as part of Normandy liberation celebrations ...
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Gavray market

The Colourful Gavray Market in Normandy

The Gavray market happens every Saturday morning from around 8.30am - 1pm. It's not a huge market but is very ...
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D-Day sculpture

Normandy’s Arromanches D Day Garden

The recently installed Arromanches D Day garden pays tribute to the veterans of the Battle of Normandy. The garden is ...
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Garden in Coutances

A Garden In Coutances With A Difference

The public garden in Coutances is just that little bit different. It's one of Normandy's oldest public gardens having been ...
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