Fairs, markets and celebrations or other events taking place near the farmhouse(s).
Why not take a short break in one of our Normandy farmhouses this November and December and enjoy the wonderful French Christmas markets? Visit Cherbourg on your way through with its skating rink and Christmas lights (4 Dec -3 Jan) [...]
Coutances is a beautiful city with narrow, winding medieval streets and courtyards mixed with impressive 18th century town houses. The town is dominated by the thousand year old Norman cathedral of “Our Lady” with its two 80 metre high towers, Gothic [...]
Spring April is such a special time in Normandy and this year was no exception. The weather was beautiful and the primroses were everywhere on the roadside banks with the early orchids and violets and Greater Stitchwort just coming into flower. [...]
Hambye Abbey in Winter The festive season starts in early December when all the towns and villages are decorated with pretty lights and sparkling Christmas trees. Christmas markets spring up throughout the neighbourhood and the usual Normandy [...]
Relax, unwind and enjoy a few days in this beautiful unspoilt corner of Normandy. Le Mesnil Gonfroy and La Germainiere are stunning farmhouses, beautifully equipped with everything you need for a special out of season break. Each house has great [...]
Vide Greniers (translated as "empty your attic") are much more than an English car boot sale. The whole village closes its streets and there are dozens, sometimes hundreds, of stalls selling bric a brac, clothes and food. It is a whole [...]