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Picture of the week!

Picture of the week!

We found something nice just around the corner from Notre-Dame de Grâce in Équemauville by Honfleur

Be a Normandy traveller – our insider essentials

Be a Normandy traveller – our insider essentials

This could have been called 'don't do what we did' ... useful info about driving, WIFI, getting into places for free and a little bit more.

Holiday health help

Holiday health help

All about finding a doctor, a dentist, a chemist, out of hours help, your EHIC card... and some very useful phrases because mime can only get you so far.

Emergency help

Emergency help

We hope your travels aren't this exciting... But if they are we have emergency phone numbers and useful phrases to get you through (and an excuse to use this gorgeous postcard of a French fireman).

Click to flick through the postcards so far

  • With JMW Turner in Honfleur
  • Abandoned Normandy; the cottage by La Varenne
  • Jean de Carrouges and the last French due
  • Remembering the bravery and tragic lessons of the Dieppe Raid 19 August 1942
  • Our week of Bénédictine cocktails
  • How Paul Signac discovered the finer points of art, in Les Andelys
  • Harlette, or was that harlot? Of Falaise
  • Life in beautiful Belle Epoque Bagnoles de l'Orne

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With JMW Turner in Honfleur

New to Honfleur?  Let us tell you about a special place we discovered quite by accident on probably our third visit. Drive or walk up Rue Charrière de Grâce, admire…

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With JMW Turner in Honfleur

Holding post!

We aim to post every Saturday morning but sometimes things come up and we get a bit distracted. And we are keen to get our facts as correct as possible…

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Holding post!

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Share your story

Tells us your Normandy tales, we would love to hear from you.

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The journey so far

The journey so far

Every postcard visit is added to our Google map of Normandy, with a link to each story - click to view the tour so far!

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Reader’s tips!

Reader’s tips!

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