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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 ...

16
Sep
2021

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 ...

09
Sep
2021

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

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 ...

18
June
2021

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 ...

05
Nov
2021

5 things to know about Christmas automatons

its workshops (more information on the website: https://theanimatefactory.com/fr/). 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 ...

03
Dec
2021

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 ...

23
June
2022