The D-Day Beaches is the name given to the famous events which happened on the 6th of June in 1944 and by which the Allied forces invaded Normandy in order to free it from the Nazis. This operation became famous due to its magnitude and the amazing amount of people and the level of coordination it involved.
Nowadays, this place is one of the most famous spots of not only France but all Europe as well, and travelers from all points of the world approach in order to meet it due to its great historical importance.
Rouen is famous by being the town where Joan of Arc was burned in 1431. Besides this event, there also are several other historical facts and appealing spots by which tourists are constantly attracted to this town.
The town combines a great mixture of historical value, artistic attractive and architectural appealing in a way hard to find repeated at other spots of the region.
Le Havre is famous, not only within the region of Normandy but throughout France and the rest of Europe as well due to the fact that it has one of the largest and most important sea ports of France. This way, it is easy to imagine the importance of fishing related activities for this town and the way in which its people and their traditions have a strong bond with the sea.
Honfleur is a very charming and unique sea side town and resort located in the French region of Normandy. This town belongs to the area known as Côte Fleurie, and is usually described as the most beautiful resort of the entire region.
Many tourists who visit Côte Fleurie from one end to the other usually find in Honfleur the most interesting spot in the area.
Cherbourg is a French town located towards the northwestern area of the country, within the region of Normandy. This town is part of the French department of Manche, and is world wide known by its sea port which has had an important role in different historical events.
The city of Bayeux, located within the region of Normandy, is world wide known by its famous tapestries. Although there are several other aspects by which this town is famous, these tapestries might probably the most interesting and unique of them due to they accurately describe many different moments in a sequence of events.
Côte Fleurie is known as the main sea side resort area of the region of Normandy, and the first choice among those who wish to meet beautiful beaches and relax within this region. This area is full of different spots, containing several beautiful beaches, pubs, cafes, casinos and many other places where visitors can relax and have fun.
Mont Saint-Michel is a small island, or islet, located in the Gulf of Saint Malo within the region of Normandy. This islet shows an important amount of rocks in its structure and has a very interesting town within its central area, full of antique buildings and constructions typical from several different époques.
Houlgate is a sea resort town situated at the back of a hill, within the region of Normandy, in France. Due to its great beaches and charming general appearance, this town attracts visitors from many different spots, not only within France but many other places of the world as well.
This place offers a wide range of activities of many different kinds in such a way that all visitors would surely find something suitable to them and their wishes fulfilled.
Granville is often described as one of the most attractive summer resorts of northern France. This town, located in the region of Normandy, is constantly receiving visitors from the entire world as well as from France since it is ideal for relaxing and spending a great vacation.