Savour the flavours around the Mont-Saint-Michel

The most visited French monument outside Paris, the Mont-Saint-Michel enchants travellers from across the world with its narrow winding streets, panoramic viewpoints and imposing hilltop abbey. Surrounded by water at high tide, its unmistakable outline is visible from miles away, a landmark for pilgrims since medieval times. But this glorious corner of Normandy is also…

Eggceptionally good omelette

A thousand years of history, faith, and talent have shaped the Mont-Saint-Michel, the ‘Wonder of the West’. Legend has it that in 708, the Archangel Saint-Michel appeared before Bishop Aubert and commanded that a sanctuary be built on Mount Tombe, an island in the middle of the bay that saw some of the highest tides…

Normandy salted caramels

Normandy is famous for its native breed of speckled brown and white cows that produce some of the richest and creamiest milk in France. Not only is this milk transformed into delicious cream and cheese but those with a bit of a sweet tooth will be pleased to hear that here you’ll also find a ridiculously good range of salted caramels.