Dinard, France

Dinard, France

If Saint-Malo is for pirates, Dinard is for elegance! Situated in a lovely position overlooking the Rance Estuary, the beautiful 19th century villas are just made for the aristocracy.

The Pirates of Saint-Malo

Entrance to Saint-Malo

The walled town of Saint-Malo, once a haven for the pirates paid by the French government to harrass the English across the channel, now plays host to the thousands of tourists that flock there every summer.

Reporters Memorial, Bayeux

Reporters Memorial Bayeux

The Reporters Memorial in Bayeux is an avenue of white rememberance slabs of stone, each seven feet high, and each recording the names of reporters who were killed reporting conflict.

Notre-Dame Cathedral, Bayeux

Notre-Dame Cathedral Bayeux

The Notre-Dame Cathedral in the centre of Bayeux was built in 1077 and was the original home of the Bayeux Tapestry. It is known as Cathedral of Our Lady of Bayeux.

Bayeux, France

Bayeux France streetscape

Bayeux is a picturesque medieval village in Western France, largely unscared by past conflicts, but with a unique connection to the past.

Tuileries Quarter

Tuileries Quarter

The Musée du Louvre is not the only star of the Tuileries Quarter.

Cimetière de Montmartre

Cimetière de Montmartre

Burial place of many famous people, the Cimetière de Montmartre is an evocative, indeed atmospheric, place

Marché aux Fleurs

Marché aux Fleurs

The Marché aux Fleurs on Isle de la Cité is one of the last remaining flower markets in Paris.

Conciergerie

Conciergerie

Once part of a palace, the Conciergerie housed over 4000 prisoners at the height of the French Revolution.

Pompidou Centre

Pompidou Centre

The inside-out building – a taste of modern for Paris. Home to the Musee National d’Art Moderne.