What To Do in Villedieu

The new 2020 tourist guide for Villedieu-les-Poêles has just been published. It’s available to download or you can pick up a copy from the Villedieu tourist office. It’s jam-packed full of inspiration of what to do in Villedieu and is written in French and English. A Stroll Around Villedieu A walk around Villedieu is one […]

The Villedieu-les-Poêles Mairie

The Villedieu-les-Poêles Mairie features on day 2 of my Normandy Advent Calendar. The Mairie is also known as the hôtel de ville and is the equivalent of a town hall. I took this photo during the summer and there are additional decorations on the steps. There’s a large bell hidden among the decorations as a […]

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 1130. There are 14 orange and brown information boards with text in both French and English to help you on your walk through centuries of history. Practical Information Villedieu is relatively compact although this walk […]

Exhibitions In Villedieu-les-Poêles, Normandy

There are two exhibitions in Villedieu-les-Poêles happening right now. The first exhibition is in the Tourist Office and is called Souvenirs de nos campagnes (Memories of our campaigns). It’s a tribute to the soldiers of World War 2 who liberated Normandy towns and villages after D-Day. The exhibition is the work of Monsieur Gabriel Bossard […]

What To Do In Villedieu-les-Poeles

For inspiration of what to do in Villedieu-les-Poeles, visitors can take a look at the 2019 tourist guide. It’s produced in English and French and includes a map of the town to help you to plan your trip.   Villedieu is an historic town that once housed various artisan trades ranging from lacemaking to metalworking. […]

Exploring Villedieu-les-Poeles

Originally shared by +Gavray gite rentals, Normandy France This pretty street in Villedieu-les-Poêles, Normandy, runs alongside the main thoroughfare. It’s quiet and mainly residential as there are numerous alleys accessed through stone arches. You can see one of the arches on the right hand side of the photo. The church at the bottom of the […]