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It’s Harvest Time in Normandy

It’s Harvest Time in Normandy

It’s harvest time in Normandy – not wine but apples and pears.  Recently, I was at our local brico (DIY) shop and in the car park saw a large van – a mobile press to process locally grown Normandy apples and pears.  The state-of-the-art equipment allows...
Once upon a time at Château de Garrevaques

Once upon a time at Château de Garrevaques

“Once upon a time…there was a girl who lived in a pink castle surrounded by sunflower fields. Under the summer trees, near the winter chimney, her grandmother’s gentle voice uttered stories from the castle’s past.” That little girl? It’s me!  I am Caroline, the...
Focus on Basse Normandie

Focus on Basse Normandie

Over the coming weeks we will be showcasing the Regions of France with a view to assisting you (our readers) in identifying where and when you would like to holiday or to plan a special event in 2020.  Thanks to the popularity of Channel 4’s Château DIY, and the...