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Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue: 5 good reasons to visit this village in Normandy

1- To discover its historical heritage The commune of Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue has much to offer to lovers of old stones and civil or religious architecture. Its 19th-century church was built in Caen stone in a neo-Gothic imitation 13th-century style. This building, opened for worship in 1861, h ...

18
June
2021

Cemetery: all the practical information in 7 questions

ed in niches. Finally, concessions that allow for the interment of urns are called cavurns. 4- How to buy a concession ? To purchase a plot on a commune, you must apply to the mayor. You must also provide supporting documents such as the family record book of the deceased, his or her ident ...

16
Feb
2022

Clohars-Carnoët: first Breton town to obtain the European City of Sport label

re, thanks to a rich local associative fabric and to many facilities dedicated to the practice of various sports. For these reasons, it is the first commune in Brittany to have been awarded the European Sports City label! Moreover, it is not only the first Breton city to receive this award, bu ...

29
Mar
2022

The Mont Saint Michel : a jewel between sky and sea

Presentation Mont-Saint-Michel is a commune located in the Department of La Manche, in the region of Basse-Normandie. The commune takes its name from the rocky islet dedicated to Saint Michael on which stands the abbey of Mont Saint-Michel, a world-famous place of pilgrimage. Mont Saint-Michel is ...

23
Apr
2007

Marriage: what are the formalities to get married?

ties for getting married is to choose the town hall where your civil wedding will take place. A civil marriage can be held in the town hall of the commune where one of the bride and groom has lasting ties, that is: - the commune where at least one of the future spouses has his or her domicil ...

12
Apr
2022

Tourism: 5 good reasons to visit Cassel in the Hauts de France

gram A post shared by Destination Coeur de Flandre (@coeurdeflandretourisme) 2- It is a good starting point to discover Flanders The commune of Cassel in the Nord department and the Hauts de France region is located on a hillock at 176 m above the Flanders plain. The city is perc ...

20
Apr
2022

Saint-Amour in the Jura: 5 ideas for a romantic stay

See this post on Instagram A post shared by corinne bernard Jura ???????? (@cocobernd) => enjoy two wine tastings => discover the commune of Beaufort as famous for its wines as for its cheeses See this post on Instagram A post shared by Virginie Thomas ...

12
Feb
2021

Mandelieu: a romantic destination for Valentine's Day

ail : accueil@ot-mandelieu.fr 3- Take an electric boat ride on the Siagne river Another even more original way to celebrate Valentine's Day in the commune of Mandelieu is to book a mini-cruise on an electric boat on the Siagne. The electric boat rides without a license are offered by two comp ...

08
Feb
2022

The International Garden Festival: to discover the gardens of tomorrow

Presentation of the festival The commune of Chaumont-sur-Loire located in the Department of the Loir-et-Cher has hosted the International Garden Festival every year since 1992, a bucolic rendezvous not to be missed. This event takes place from May to October in the park of the castle of Chaumont ...

11
Aug
2008

5 things to do in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

1- Visit a manade Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer would not be what it is without their manades, that is, their bull and horse farms. Throughout the year, many manades open their doors to visitors and offer a variety of activities. You will be able to discover how a manade works and admire the ...

07
Nov
2018

The Rose Route: a romantic getaway in the Loiret

he park of the Manoir de la Javelière The first section of the route de la rose will take you from La Neuville-sur-Essonne to Montbarrois. In this commune, the gardens of the Château de la Javelière are worth a detour for their modern rose garden adorned with a pond. See this post ...

22
May
2019

Grandeur Nature : an unusual walk in Varengeville-sur-Mer

s part of the festival Grandeur Nature. As the very essence of Land Art is to unite art with landscape, this festival invites you to walk around the commune, while discovering impressive and/or unusual installations. To note: as a reminder, land art is a contemporary art movement that appeared ...

09
Sep
2021

Photography at all costs: the best photographers of the year exhibited at the BNF

e 2021 which rewards a book dedicated to old or contemporary photography. Deanna Dikeman was awarded for her series Leaving and Waving published by Chose commune. This book gathers very personal images of the artist since she photographed her parents at the moment of saying goodbye to them... ...

30
Nov
2021

Trentemoult : an old fishing village near Nantes

s ferry terminal and make the 5-minute crossing to disembark at Trentemoult, a picturesque old fishing village. This neighborhood, now part of the commune of Rezé, is known for its many colorful façades that line the left bank of the Loire. The fishermen who used to live in this small villag ...

28
Feb
2022

Tourism in France: the 5 favorite villages of the French for a weekend getaway

treets to admire the stone houses of the village, its local craft stores and its small typical Provencal squares. 5- Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port Another commune ranked among the Most Beautiful Villages in France, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port comes to a beautiful close in this ranking of the 5 favorite vi ...

30
Mar
2022

The Promenade Museum in Digne: a walk for the whole family

A museum and four trails The Promenade Museum, located in the commune of Digne-les-Bains inside the Haute-Provence Geopark, lives up to its name. More than just a museum, it is an open-air walkplace, crisscrossed by 4 discovery trails. Each of these trails can be covered in about 15 minutes. ...

22
Apr
2022

1000th of seconds: the festival of sports photography in Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire

and in free access. These pictures will be presented in different formats, including 45 m2 tarpaulins, which will be deployed on the bridge connecting the commune of Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire to Saint-Remy-la-Varenne. Spectacular! ...

03
June
2022