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The mystery of disappearing grandeur in Honfleur

Update - the truth! In December 2017 we received a very interesting comment.  Just a few words with a name and short description ... which we were able to verify in a newspaper article and a paper by the Honfleur historical society... we now know quite a bit more about the

‘To Caen’ – can you help us identify this 1944 location?

This sad little postcard was 1 euro at the Honfleur outdoor flea market just a few months ago. All we can be certain of is that one of the signs says 'Caen' and the other 'No Entry'.  Judging by the desolation this is Normandy in 1944. Can you help? We would love to

Last flight of The White Bird at Étretat

The first monument to Nungesser and Coli by Louis Rey

The first monument to Nungesser and Coli by Louis Rey The terrible weather was perfect for our next postcard, the site of a French tragedy. While matching our postcard we looked out over the English Channel above Étretat with admiration and astonishment. Here two brave Frenchmen flew into history in a small wood and

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