Tag Archives : France Adventures

The Castle of William The Conqueror

Journey Back In Time By Visiting The Castle Of William The Conqueror


Have you heard of William the Conqueror? To be honest, I hadn’t. That was until the night before I took a drive out to visit the city of Falaise in France. In all honesty, though the castle of William the Conqueror is one of the big name attractions of Falaise, I was actually going there to see the statue of…

D-Day Landing Beaches

How To Plan A Visit To The D-Day Landing Beaches In France


France is drenched in rich history and the D-Day landing beaches in Normandy are no exception to this. Many years have passed since the historic D-Day landings but, fortunately for us, the area is now full of memorials, museums and cemeteries so that the stories do not have to be lost in the sand. Instead, they are brought to life…

Where to stay in Normandy

Where To Stay In Normandy – Don’t Miss This AirBnb Treasure


Confession: I was a bit skeptical of using AirBnb at first. As a classic late bloomer, I’m a bit late to the AirBnb game – it’s only recently that I jumped in to become a member and began using the service but I have to say I’ve had great experiences so far. First there was the cozy cabin in the woods…