Thursday, February 25

Normandy Then and Now


The discovery that Edith Piaf spent part of her childhood in Bernay touched a vintage postcard of a street in an ordinary Normandy town with some much needed last century glamour.
"Shamelessly obsessed with Normandy, we are discovering fascinating corners of this delightful region by following a bundle of bewitching vintage postcards. Led by these carte postale, unearthed in brocantes from Le Tréport to Cherbourg, Alençon to Vernon, our travels are uncovering lots of: hidden histories, awesome art, brilliant brocante, amazing architecture, etc. Happily we are not alone! Normandy Then and Now has over 50,000 page views (and growing) every month. Our readers like to get involved and are a great source of ideas and knowledge. One of the many attractions of Normandy are the wonderful flea market brocante sales and shops that let everyone bring little bits of Normandy home. ..."
Normandy Then and Now

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