Get to know the history of Normandy on the west coast of France. From the key points in timeline, famous figures, and more.
Brittany and Normandy
From D-day beaches to Mont Saint Michel, Saint Malo, Rennes, and Deauville, we explore the west coast of France. Welcome to the Region of Normandy, the land of William the Conqueror. And travel to Brittany, the French region with its own flag and language.
Enjoy a crêpe and a cider as you travel along the Finistère (literally, “the end of the land”).
Travel to Omaha beach in Normandy and visit the memorials and cemeteries of the American soldiers of WWII. We look at what to see, how to get there, and more.
Visit Rouen, a medieval town that was once the capital of Normandy, near Paris. From Joan of Arc to its charming Old town, we cover the top things to see, where to stay, and more.
Visit Bayeux, a charming medieval town in Normandy on the west coast of France. From William the Conqueror to WWII, we cover top things to see, where to stay, and more.
Visit Caen, the capital of Normandy on the west coast of France. From William the Conqueror to WWII, we cover top things to see in the area, where to stay, and more.
Visit Deauville, the luxury seaside town in Normandy on the west coast of France. We cover top things to do in the area, where to stay, what to eat and more.
Visit Trouville-sur-mer on the west coast of Normandy in France. With more budget-friendly options than twin town Deauville, there is plenty to do in Trouville.
Get the guide to visiting Etretat in France. From white cliffs and beaches to the charming town center, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Normandy.
Visit the D-Day beaches in Normandy, along with nearby memorials, cemeteries, and monuments to the soldiers of WWII. Get the guide to make the most of your visit, with travel tips, places to stay and more.
Visit Honfleur, a beautifully preserved old fishing port city in Normandy on the west coast of France. We cover things to see, where to stay, what to eat and more.
With golden beaches and a fortified citadel, Saint-Malo in Brittany, France, will give you plenty of reasons to visit. Get the locals' insights on what to see, where to stay and more.
Mont Saint Michel in France is a stunning UNESCO world heritage monument that attracts millions of visitors every year. But it has an ugly side. Get the unvarnished guide on its history and politics, as well as tips from locals to make the most of your visit.