Eve Fawcus

Culture & History, Dunkirk, France, France, Military history, Northern France

The D-Day Landings 75th Anniversary

Today, the 6th June, marks the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the largest land, air and naval operation in history, which saw over 150,000 soldiers land on the beaches of Normandy and was one of the main turning points of the second world wa...

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Activity & Adventure, France, France

Women’s World Cup: a Guide to the Host Cities

The Women’s World Cup takes place this summer in France and comes at a time when interest in the sport is growing at an incredible pace. Fans from around the world will be traveling to France to enjoy the games but also the attractions of each of t...

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Activity & Adventure, France

A Complete Guide to Driving to Le Mans

The Le Mans 24-hour event is one of the most famous dates on the global racing calendar and thousands of fans flock to it from the UK each year. But while many exciting sporting events like this draw a big crowd, usually getting there is just about, ...

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Amsterdam, Bruges, Brussels, Food & Drink, France, Germany, Holland

National Beer Day: The Best European Beer

National Beer Day takes place in Great Britain on June 15th and is a celebration of everything that’s great about beer. The date is significant as being when the Magna Carta was signed, which said that everybody should have ‘a single measure for ...

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Activity & Adventure, Dunkirk, France, Northern France

Tour de France 2019

Tour de France 2019 One of the greatest sporting events of them all, the Tour de France has been running (or rather cycling) since 1903, except for during both World Wars, and attracts millions of people to watch the many stages of the race as it goe...

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