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Normandy Insight Guide By unknown

Normandy Insight Guide by unknown

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A detailed guide to Normandy's history covering the area's life and culture, ranging from its Impressionist heritage to its famous Calvados. This is a visitor's guide to the sights that includes a comprehensive Travel Tips section packed with contact addresses and numbers.

Normandy Insight Guide Summary

Normandy Insight Guide by unknown

This guide includes a section detailing Normandy's history, nine features covering aspects of the area's life and culture, ranging from its Impressionist heritage to its famous Calvados liqueur; a region by region visitor's guide to the sights, and a comprehensive travel tips section packed with essential contact addresses and numbers. Plus hundreds of photographs and 13 maps.

Table of Contents

Maps: Normandy; Rouen; Le Havre; Seine Valley; Dieppe; Alabaster Coast; Caen; Cote de Nacre; Central Normandy; Suisse Normande; Cotentin Peninsula; Mont-St-Michel; Western Normandy; Eastern Normandy. Introduction & History: A Civilised People; Decisive Dates; Beginnings; A French Province; Loyal Royalists; D-Day; After the War was Over; Normandy Today. Features: The Normans; The High Life; The Birth of Impressionism; Writers; The Great Abbeys; Food; Horses. Places: Introduction; Rouen; Le Havre; The Seine Valley; Dieppe; Rural Routes from Dieppe; The Alabaster Coast; Caen; Bayeux and the D-Day Beaches; Deauville and the Cote Fleurie; Camembert and Calvados; Hills and Plateaux of the Eure; Orne; Suisse Normande; Cherbourg and the Cotentin; Southern Cotentin; Mont-St-Michel. Information Panels: The Dieppe Raid; Calvados; The Caen Memorial; The Bayeaux Tapestry; Ste Therese of Lisieux; Dovecotes; Royal Lace. Travel Tips - Highlights: Getting Acquainted; Planning the Trip; Practical Tips; Getting Around; Where to Stay; Where to Eat; Nightlife; Festivals; Sites & Attractions; Shopping; Sport; Language; Further Reading.

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Normandy Insight Guide by unknown
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