At the tip of the Cotentin peninsula is Cherbourg, last stop before the high seas, with a little further West, the Channel Islands, and to the...


Granville, the "Monaco of the North", the "Pirate City" of the Bay of Mont Saint Michel: a very popular seaside resort!


Coutances is historically the former capital, and an Episcopal city. The cathedral is a jewel of Gothic Roman architecture. A string of other...


Capital of the horse, with its State stud farm and the “Normandy Horse Show”, Saint-Lô also boasts a strong cultural identity.


Villedieu-les-Poêles carries the “Ville et Métiers d’Art” label (Arts and Crafts Town): the city has maintained its long tradition in brass and...