"BAYEUX AND NORMANDY" Top 5 Page for this destination Bayeux by LoriPori
Bayeux Travel Guide: 196 reviews and 595 photos
September 24 & 25, 1998
Ever since Hans and I learned about Bayeux and its famous tapestry, we made it a priority to see it the next time we were in France. So after visiting his sister and exploring the Loire Valley and its chateaux, we made our way to Falaise, home of William the Conquerer, Caen and Bayeux. We stayed two nights in a 17th century farm, where they offered "Bed & Breakfast". That was an awesome experience. The first day we explored Bayeux, its town center with cobblestone streets and the "Tapisserie de Bayeux". The second day we visited the beaches of Normandy, only 10 kms away, including Longues-Sur-Mer, La Pointe du Hoc, Arromanches and Omaha Beach. All were part of our history and why we are free today.
Born in Falaise in 1027, William was the son of Robert the Devil, duke of Normandy. After his father died in 1035, he... more travel advice
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