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Normandy: 5 destinations in the footsteps of the Impressionists

anks of the Seine. In particular, he produced La Berge, a painting now hanging in the Musée d'Orsay. Take advantage of your visit to this charming Norman village of Les Andelys to see the ruins of Château-Gaillard, a stronghold built by Richard the Lionheart. From the top of this rocky promo ...


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

Art in the landscape In Varengeville-sur-Mer, there is the English Channel, the white cliffs of the Côte d'Albâtre and a picturesque Norman village nestled in the greenery. But there are also land art installations to discover as part of the festival Grandeur Nature. As the very essence of ...


The Mont Saint Michel : a jewel between sky and sea

Presentation Mont-Saint-Michel is a commune located in the Manche department, in the Basse-Normandie region. 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 the most ...


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

s oyster farming. This renowned oyster farming commune has some 250 hectares of parks. Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue is even considered as the cradle of the Norman oyster. During your stay, don't miss the chance to taste the Saint-Vaast oyster, which is a favourite among oyster lovers for its nutty ta ...


Hipli: the parcel that can be reused up to 100 times

st way to limit the environmental impact of our online purchases and reduce e-commerce waste is to avoid single-use packages. That's why the young Normandy start-up Hipli has come up with a reusable package to deliver and return items between merchants and customers on the French market. It is ...


5 things to know about Christmas automatons

its workshops (more information on the website: 3- These creations export well With Christmas approaching, this Norman company has many orders to fulfil. In this growing market, The Animate Factory exports 50% of its Christmas automata. Each piece costs ...


Trip to England: 10 places to visit in Cornwall

or offering one of the county's most spectacular tourist attractions St. Michael's Mount! In name and appearance, this island is very similar to our Norman Mont Saint-Michel. It is a granite island located about a mile off the town of Penzance. View this post on Instagram A ...


David Hockney: 5 things to know about this unclassifiable artist

ce. Copyright : David Hockney, FreshFlowers 5- He will soon exhibit at the Bayeux Tapestry Museum Since 2019, David Hockney has settled in Normandy and has become one of the best ambassadors of this French region. It is here, in his half-timbered house in the heart of the Auge Valley, tha ...


L'île prisonnière : 5 good reasons to watch the France 2 series

e adaptations of three of his novels for the small screen, Maman a tort on France 2, Un avion sans elle on M6 and Le temps est assassin on TF1, but the Norman author with 721,000 books sold in 2021 alone had not participated in these adaptations... This time, Michel Bussi has embarked on writing ...