Lower Normandy is a region of northern
and comprises the lower, western half of the historical
. This part of France was the focus of the D-Day landings in June 1944.
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Honfleur is a town surrounding a beautiful little 17th-century harbor in Calvados, Lower Normandy.
Mont Saint-Michel is a small UNESCO World Heritage site located on an island just off the coast of the region of Lower Normandy in northern
Bayeux is a small town in northern
within the region of Lower Normandy. Bayeux is best known for the remarkable Bayeux Tapestry that chronicles in visual form the conquest of
by William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy, in 1066.
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Caen is the capital of Lower Normandy and of Calvados département in northern
and has a population of 115,000.
Falaise is a town on the Ante River in the
region of Lower Normandy, famous as the birthplace of William the Conqueror and …
Cherbourg is a town in Lower Normandy,
. Cherbourg can be reached by ferry from
in the UK.
Deauville is a fashionable seaside resort in the Calvados département of the region of Lower Normandy in
Sallenelles is a village in Calvados départment of Lower Normandy,
. Sallenelles in on the D514 which runs along the coast.
Alençon is a city in Basse Normandie. A restored gem A visit to the vibrant restored town of Alençon is like travelling through time.
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