"Bayeaux -- Gold Beach" Bayeux by Ewingjr98
Bayeux Travel Guide: 196 reviews and 595 photos
Bayeaux is located just south of the center invasion beach of World War II's Operation Overlord, the Invasion of Normandy. On D-Day this beach was codenamed "Gold".
This town of about 15,000 is most well known for its 13th Century Gothic cathedral called Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Bayeux and the ancient Bayeux Tapestry that depicts England's fall to the Normans.
We picked this hotel just because we were driving by and it looked like a good hotel in a nice location. It was nice,... more travel advice
"Mulberries" are artificial harbors created at Arromanches (Gold Beach) and St Laurent (Omaha Beach). These artificial... more travel advice
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