AFTER THE FETE

Following the D-Day celebrations, the party continues.

Bayeux, France

Last year I wrote about how wonderful it would be if Our Tour was inhabitable enough to enjoy the 70th anniversary of D-Day in Bayeux. Well, tant pis.

We weren’t lucky enough to have been in town during the commemorative ceremonies, but my beau parents were and they said it was crazy. A few weeks later and the town is still a buzz with all the energy the visitors, events and decorations brought to this corner of Normandy.

flags normandy

French home, flowers

Bayeux, France

The cathedral was lit up in multiple colors. A beautiful jeux de lumière.

Notre Dame, Bayeux, FranceNext year, yes, next year…

4 comments

  1. I have just found your beautiful blog and feel like I have many chores I will be ignoring so I can read everything! We are readying ourselves for a move to Normandy at the end of the month here. May I ask what region are you in?

    Warmly,
    Anna

  2. Perhaps next year’s celebration, we might all join you to celebrate in Normandy for many many different reason.

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