My Top 10 Abbeys and Castles in Normandy

These are just some of the abbeys and castles in Normandy I’ve visited. They’re all located in La Manche region of Normandy. I’ve chosen five abbeys and five châteaux and they’re all equally impressive. Abbeys Mont St Michel is on most of my guests’ to-do lists while they are here. This iconic abbey is perched […]

Discover Normandy History and Heritage

This weekend is a celebration of Normandy history and heritage. The 15th and 16th September is a nationwide event called Les Journées européennes du patrimoine (heritage weekend). Most of us know about the role Normandy has played in history; William the Conqueror, the Bayeux tapestry and the D-D landings are probably the best known. Since […]