Insider’s Guide

October In Normandy

What To Do During October in Normandy

Looking for ideas for what to do during October in Normandy? The weekend of the 18th to 20th October is ...
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Medieval Bayeux

Discover Historic Bayeux

Discover historic Bayeux in the video below that showcases this wonderful medieval town in Normandy. The cathedral, water mill and ...
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Liberation Square in St Helier, Jersey

Travelling To Jersey From Normandy

Travelling to Jersey from Normandy is a really easy trip to make. I travelled there recently courtesy of Manche Isles ...
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coffee in Granville

The Best Place For A Coffee in Granville

This is definitely coffee with a view! Yesterday I visited a local heritage site and came back via the town ...
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St Sauveur Le Victomte

Normandy Heritage Weekend

This weekend you can enjoy a jam-packed Normandy Heritage Weekend. It takes place on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September ...
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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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