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The Coast of Normandy

Watch on Vimeo Vignettes from the coast, including Étretat, Dieppe, Veules les Roses and St. Valéry en Caux. Runtime: 6 min.

Get To Know Normandy (Cherbourg), France

Traditional oyster culture in France

on infremer.fr An excellent scholarly review — covering history, types, cultivation and distribution (esp. Normandy, Brittany and Marennes/Oléron ...

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In Normandy, Young Ambition Stirs a Traditional Brandy

Calvados is an integral part of the identity of Normandy. But Why don’t more people know about it? Among all the great brandies of France, Calvados...

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Apples and calvados are the king and queen of Normandy

One fruit reigns supreme in the north of France. By Adam Leith Gollner.

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Mont-Saint-Michel by drone

Absolutely incredible footage of the UNESCO World Heritage abbey and monastery. Runtime: 3 min.

Get To Know Normandy (Cherbourg), France

Bridge to Mont-Saint-Michel praised and awarded

on sbp.de The engineering firm responsible for the new pedestrian bridge connecting Mont-Saint-Michel with the mainland explains the challenges and s...

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Sacred space, architecture of wonder | Le Mont-Saint-Michel

on ftcub.ro An excellent introduction the history, religious importance and architectural evolution of this fantastic religious pilgrimage site. By A...

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Mont-Saint-Michel: a massive sedimentology experiment

A geologist explains the nature of a project to alleviate the silting of the bay that threatens the marine setting of the World Heritage Site. By Mic...

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