Tips for a Visit to Etretat in Normandy, Episode 231

cliff of Etretat in Normandy with dramatic sea and skyThinking about a visit to Etretat? This episode lists all the things you need to know!

Operation Overlord and the Battle of Normandy, Episode 201

operation overlord: historical marker at the Pointe du HocOverview of Operation Overlord and the Battle of Normandy so you can enjoy your visit and be in a position to visualize the amazing feats of courage that took place where you'll be standing.

Transcript and Photos for Episode 201: Operation Overlord and the Battle of Normandy

operation overlord: historical marker at the Pointe du Hoc

Mont Saint Michel Trip Report, Episode 176

overall view of the Mont Saint Michel on a cloudy dayWhat's the best strategy to visit the Mont Saint Michel in peace? Hint: at times it is so crowded that it's the least attractive place on earth despite its natural beauty!

Mont Saint Michel History, Episode 175

Mont Saint Michel History, the Mont Saint Michel at low-tideIn this episode Elyse and Annie discuss the essentials of Mont Saint Michel history so you can understand some of the complexity of this amazing site, listed as one of the seven wonders of the world.

A Day Trip to Giverny from Paris, Episode 167

Is it easy to get to Giverny from Paris? Yes! Elyse and Annie explain how. On this episode we also explain what do you need to know before you go so you enjoy it to the fullest.

Brittany with Kids Trip Report, Episode 166

Going to Brittany as a family? Matt has some great suggestions for you, several we're sure you've never heard about!

Visiting Normandy with Teenagers, Episode 165

Normandy with Teenagers, Nancy and her son HenryReady for a few action-packed days in Normandy with your teenagers or children? Nancy has great recommendations for you!

All the Light We Cannot See and Saint-Malo, Episode 140

city of Saint-Malo at dusk showing the rampart walls mentioned in the book all the light we cannot seeIf you loved the novel All the Light We Cannot See, you will love this episode on Saint-Malo!

Gulf of Morbihan in Brittany, Episode 123

town of auray on the gulf of morbihanThe Gulf of Morbihan in Southern Brittany is some of the most beautiful coastline anywhere in France. Elyse knows the place well because her husband's family owns a home right on the Gulf of Morbihan and she has been there many times.