Insider’s Guide


Gourmet Seafood Dining in Granville

If you love seafood, then Normandy should definitely be on your bucket list. There are a good number of restaurants, ...
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Normandy D-Day Commemorations

The 6th June 2018 marks the 74th anniversary of D-Day and will see many D-Day commemorations taking place in various ...
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Normandy humour

Normandy Humour For Foodies

This cartoon gives an insight into Normandy humour. Moules-frites is a dish of mussels and French fries and originates in ...
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Normandy American Cemetery

D-Day Commemorations in Normandy

D-Day is being commemorated in Normandy from 26 May until 10th June. The D-Day Festival is hosting a range of ...
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Cycling – Normandy’s Favourite Sport

Sunday 27th May sees the final stage of Le Tour de la Manche taking place in Normandy. The race is ...
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A Recommended Day Trip in Coutances

The beautiful town of Coutances in Normandy is perfect for a day of exploring. The Tourist Office have recently published ...
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Me And My Camera in Regnéville

Regnéville is a delightful Normandy village and an important port dating from the 11th century. It sits at the mouth ...
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Gavray camembert

What’s Normandy’s Most Popular Cheese?

The Fromagerie Val-de-Sienne (cheese factory) produces Gavray camembert - just a few minutes away from where I live in Normandy ...
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Hambye Abbey – My Favourite Abbey Near Gavray

Hambye Abbey is a delightful 12th century abbey just a few minutes drive from Hambye in Normandy. It was once ...
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Jazz in Normandy

Where To Listen To Jazz In Normandy

If you're looking for summer concerts featuring jazz in Normandy, here are three to whet your appetite. First up is Jazz ...
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Normandy American Cemetery

A Visit To The Normandy American Cemetery

 The Normandy American Cemetery My visit to the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer on a sunny February day ...
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Pirou chateau

The Chateau at Pirou

The Château at Pirou is a fortified castle in La Manche region of Normandy. The castle was initially built of ...
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