Normandy: 2014 Events
Enjoy France travel and tourism events in 2014 as Normandy offers you a wealth of landscapes and the chance to relax. Just one hour travel from Paris France, this France vacation and travel haven offers thrilling discoveries of world renowned France tourism destinations including Mont-Saint-Michel, the cliffs of Etretat, the seaside elegance of Deauville, the D-Day landing Beaches, Monet’s house and gardens in Giverny, the Bayeux Tapestry, Rouen Cathedral and Saint Theresa’s Basilica in Lisieux.
It’s all happening in Normandy! www.normandy-tourism.org
NOT TO BE MISSED IN 2014
70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy / March to August – The Coast of Heroes
The memory lives on…2014 marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. This pivotal moment in world history will be commemorated on the beaches, memorials, and in towns throughout the France tourism destination region of Normandy.
The stretch of the Norman Coast with its code names Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno, and Sword is world famous for the part the beaches played in the Second World War. On June 6th, 1944, the D-Day landings of Allied troops in Normandy heralded the liberation of France and Continental Europe. www.normandy-dday.com
Alltech FEI™ World Equestrian Games™ - Rendezvous with the “Land of the horse” / August 23rd to September 7th
France travel and tourism has become all the more exciting with the biggest equestrian event in the world being lined up in Normandy from August 23rd to September 7th, 2014. This France vacation and travel event will showcase equestrian culture and bring together thousands of horse lovers from all over the world.
During a period of 2 weeks of intense performance, 1,000 of the best riders and horses from 60 different nations will be surpassing themselves and thereby touching the very soul of equestrian sports and the hearts of millions of fans. Jumping, Dressage, Eventing, Driving, Endurance, along with Vaulting, Reining and Para-Equestrian… 500,000 spectators will play an integral part of the celebration to applaud the very essence of achievement at the heart of Normandy. www.alltechfeiweg2014normandy.com
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