Posts Tagged ‘Avranches’

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Horse around on holiday in Normandy!

Horses have always been an important part of Normandy life from their role in agriculture and historic battles to their popularity for leisure pursuits. A trip to the region is…

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The Tour de France in action

The Tour de France – putting cycling on the tourist map

This summer will see the 100th Tour de France race through the cities, countryside and mountains of France. The iconic race unites cycling fans from across the world as…

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Mont St Michel Normandy

‘Mimosa’ Eco Townhouse, St Jean Le Thomas, Manche, Normandy

Our property of the month for March is this eye-catching five bedroom townhouse nestled in St Jean de Thomas, a peaceful coastal village midway between Granville and Avranches. Close to…

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View of Mont St Michel island and abbey

All in a Bay’s Walk: Guided Trails around Mont St Michel

Impressive from any angle, Mont St Michel is even more uplifting when seen from the seabed, as Gillian Thornton describes. If you wind your way up to the hilltop Abbey…

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