Trip to Bayeux July 2016
Florence and Jacques, owners of the Chambres d'Hótes
Visit to the Cidrerie Viard at Bayeux, the family started their production in 1932.
Visit to Bayeux Centre
Table d'Hótes at the Chambres d'Hótes
made of wood.
Saint Catherine's church is France's largest timber-built church with a
separate bell tower
"Le Relais du Mont Chauve" á Caumont l'Eventé
Botanical Garden at Bayeux.
Underneath a Weeping European Beech tree that in 1932 was named a natural monument and in 2000 a remarkable tree of France. Age 156 Years Old
The present cathedral was consecrated on 14 July 1077 in the presence of William, Duke of Normandy and the King of England.
Dinner at the Créperie "Le Moulin de la Galette"
Chambres d'Hótes, this building dates from the 15th Century
Visit to the Port of Honfleur, A charming Harbour located in the Seine Estuary where the Seine meets the Atlantic coast.
Visit to Souterroscope slate mine at Caumont l'éventé
Visit to Bayeux Tapestry
The Tapestry is an embroidered cloth nearly 70 metres (230 ft) long and 50 centimetres (20 in) tall, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy, and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings.