Seafood galore

Originally shared by +Gavray gite rentals, Normandy France A seafood, shellfish and fish festival will take place in Granville this weekend. More than 60 exhibitors and 55,000 visitors will descend on the port this Saturday and Sunday. As well as being able to buy the products, there will also be tastings, cookery demonstrations and plenty […]

Seafood galore

A seafood, shellfish and fish festival will take place in Granville this weekend. More than 60 exhibitors and 55,000 visitors will descend on the port this Saturday and Sunday. As well as being able to buy the products, there will also be tastings, cookery demonstrations and plenty of shellfish and seafood to eat. For more […]

Dahlias and Garden Festival in Coutances

Coutances, in Normandy, is hosting the Dahlias and Garden Festival until 30 September. From now until 30 August, almost 3 hectares of themed gardens are just waiting to be discovered. Thoughout September, the Dahlias Festival will take place. Here's a sneak preview of one of the specimens on display courtesy of the Dahlias Coutances facebook […]

Celebrating French National Day

Bastille Day, or la fête nationale or le quatorze juillet, as it's known in France is being celebrated throughout France today. It commemorates the storming of the Bastille in 1789 and the beginning of the French Revolution. Typical activities on this national holiday include parades, firework displays, communal meals, parties and dances. I'm celebrating by […]

Gavray’s annual Normandy Market

Gavray will be hosting the annual Marché Normand tomorrow. All the shops, bars and restaurants will be open and a much bigger market than usual with additional stalls will be set up. Entertainment includes local artisans demonstrating their trades, country dancing displays and singing. The main road through Gavray is closed off for the day […]

71st D-Day Anniversary in Normandy

A great set of pictures to capture a wonderful moment on the D-Day landing beaches. Sabina Lorkin's post shared by Chris of Gavray Gites #Normandy #dday #landingbeaches Originally shared by +Sabina Lorkin D-Day Anniversary Normandy – Discover the moving moment when Gunner A. W. Glover returns to the D-Day Landing Beaches at Arromanches to lay […]

D Day Festival Normandy 2015

Check out the programme of events taking place throughout Normandy until 14 June. The D Day Festival commemorates the Allied Landings of 6 June 1944. Events range from firework displays, parades with veterans, parachute jump displays and historic walks. More information and the full programme of events at www.ddayfestival.com Posted by Chris of Gavray Gites […]

Classsic car rally in Granville, Normandy

The Christian Dior Paris to Granville classic car rally arrives in Granville today. The rally takes place every two years and showcases classic cars associated with the Dior era. Posted by Chris of Gavray Gites. For more information, visit http://www.ville-granville.fr/rallye_voitures_anciennesiles_granville.asp #Granville #dchristiandior #carrally #Normandy   Check this out on Google+

The 51st Tour de la Manche cycle race will finish in Granville

The 51st Tour de la Manche cycle race will start with le grand départ in Valognes on 7th May. The race ends in Granville on 10th May. Posted by Chris of Gavray Gites http://www.directvelo.com/actualite/39732-tour-de-la-manche-les-etapes-2015.html#.VUepMemJhjo #Normandy #Granville #cycling #cyclerace   Check this out on Google+