Merville, France

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Merville Travel Blogs (4)
Eerst naar de markt, Merville, France travel blog

Eerst naar de markt

A travel blog entry by pascale7171153


    Zoals elke stad heeft Lorient ook een lokatie  "Les Halles". Deze was gelegen in het gedeelte dat Merville heet. Ik vind het altijd heel leuk om daar mijn inkopen te doen. Daarbij was ik uitgenodigd bij iemand en wou voor haar ...

Fast forward 40+ years, Merville-Franceville-Plage, France travel blog

Fast forward 40+ years

A travel blog entry by scootergal


This morning we drove west to Omaha Beach - one of the landing points for D-Day June 1944. My entire education on WWII comes from "Saving Private Ryan" and "Schindler's List" so I admit that looking at sand on beaches didn't exactly hold my interest. ...

Exploring the countryside, Merville-Franceville-Plage, France travel blog

Exploring the countryside

A travel blog entry by scootergal


Margaret and I headed out to the Calvados countryside. First stop the Tourist Office where I asked the lady to show us anything non-war. The Circuit de Cidre won the day! This whole area east of Caen is known for its apple growing and cider producing. ...

Back to France, Merville-Franceville-Plage, France travel blog

Back to France

A travel blog entry by scootergal


Long day driving today. Ieper to Normandy coast 470kms. We called in at Combles to pick up a parcel that French Customs had decided to hang onto for two weeks before attempting to make me pay tax on it, and then after receiving my scathing email, ...