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From the Vault: PhotosNormandie Youtube Channel

Today we present the PhotoNormandie Youtube Channel.  This French language channel consists of a large number of video clips taken by US film crews during the Normandy campaign.   70 more words

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Foreshadowing: Travel (Brittany & Normandy)

One mustn’t ask apple trees for oranges, France for sun, women for love, life for happiness.

Gustave Flaubert


Travel Fun: A Weekend by the Sea in Trouville

The one thing I often say that is missing from Paris is a REAL beach (sorry Paris Plage, but you just don’t cut it for me), so before August ended the bf and I decided to have a weekend away at the seaside town of Trouville-sur-Mer, more commonly known as Trouville. 1,191 more words

Les villes en France que je veux visiter!

Salut à tous!

Puisque je voyagerai en France bientôt (dans une semaine en fait), j’avais hâte d’y revenir; je suis très emballée! :D

Pendant ces mois, je pensais que des villes que je voudrais visiter quand j’y arrive. 162 more words


Normandy in Colour - A Photo Post

by Christina

Cemeteries can be quite bleak, somber places. Understandable, given what they are and what they symbolise.

When I think about war cemeteries, this is the sort of thing I imagine – somewhere quiet and bleak and sombre. 695 more words


Travel n Ravel post: In continent weather...

For the second of my posts for Ian Cochrane and his Travel n Ravel blog, I have decided to use an old story that I published on Diar… 115 more words

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