Places of Interest
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with its cobbled streets, many restaurants and interesting museums, is also home to the world famous Bayeux Tapestry. Listed as a World Heritage Site, Bayeux has always played a key religious role in the area with the consecration of Notre Dame Cathedral by William the Conqueror in 1077. Other fine architectural buildings include the Hôtel-Dieu, the Benedictine monastery and Ursuline convent.
Mont St Michel
is a Gothic-style Benedictine abbey dedicated to the archangel St Michael, built between the 11th and 16th centuries. Perched on a rocky islet in the midst of vast sandbanks exposed to powerful tides between Normandy and Brittany, the abbey is a technical and artistic tour de force, having had to adapt to the problems posed by this unique natural site.
is undeniably evocative and has for long captured the hearts and imaginations of artists, poets and authors. One of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities, there is an abundance of world-famous attractions, including the iconic Eiffel Tower, renowned Louvre Art Gallery, Cathédral de Nôtre Dame and Arc de Triomphe to name a few. Take a stroll along the Champs-Élysées with its designer shops and exclusive fashion houses, enjoy a lazy boat cruise along the Seine or just relax and watch the world go by in one of the many pavement cafés.