Region Guide

Normandy region guide

Monday, March 7, 2016

An insider’s guide to Normandy in northern France, including the main attractions to visit on holiday, the best towns and villages to live in, the local food and drink specialities, and buying property in Normandy

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Normandy

Old French farmhouses are now rising in value faster than Paris apartments in a topsy turvy trend driven by the pandemic, new data shows.

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The iconic Mont-Saint-Michel, just off the Normandy coast, is one of France’s most visited attractions. We discover the best ways to explore this beautiful island

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Clécy in Calvados is an ideal place to bring up children, says Rachel Johnson

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Real life

The dynamic French property market is having a mixed impact on prices, as work-from-homers and pandemic-weary owners move their purchasing power to smaller towns and villages, finds Ruth Wood

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Property news

With a beautiful coastline, easy access to the UK and affordable property, Manche in Normandy is great choice to start a life in France

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Locations

Start a new life and new business in France with one of these reasonably priced bar-restaurants that come with living space and cost less than the equivalent of £150,000

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Test your knowledge of French architectural styles with our fun quiz

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A new show at the Royal Academy of Arts in London features work created by the British artist at his home in Normandy

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People

Everyone is talking about the new French Netflix series Lupin, but who is Arsène Lupin, the beloved fictional burglar that inspired the heist series?

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Entertainment

From a bargain renovation project to a beautifully renovated home with château views, these six idyllic French properties are all on the market for less than €250,000

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