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Image for Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-mer, Franceview gallery

NN31.5 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNormandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-mer, France

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Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is located on a higher ground overlooking the Omaha Beach landing site used by American forces on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/20/2017

last visited: 11/22/2018

Image for Abbaye-aux-Hommes - Caen, Franceview gallery

EE34.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAbbaye-aux-Hommes - Caen, France

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The Abbaye-aux-Hommes, a.k.a. Abbey of Saint-Etienne, is located near the present day center of the city of Caen in Normandy, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/23/2017

last visited: 12/10/2018

Image for Saint-Pierre Church (Église Saint-Pierre) - Caen, Franceview gallery

EE35.4 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSaint-Pierre Church (Église Saint-Pierre) - Caen, France

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Église Saint-Pierre (St. Pierre's Church) is located at the Place Saint-Pierre east of the massive castle of the Duke of Normandy in Caen

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/20/2017

last visited: 3/15/2019

Image for Tour Leroy - Caen, Franceview gallery

EE35.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTour Leroy - Caen, France

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Medieval Tower located in a busy city street in Caen!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/7/2017

last visited: 3/15/2019

Image for Pointe du Hoc - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, Franceview gallery

NN37.7 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPointe du Hoc - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, France

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Point du Hoc was a highly fortified German position along the Normandy Coast of the English Channel. It was taken in a daring operation by the U.S. 2nd Ranger Battalion during World War II on D-Day, June 6, 1944

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/20/2017

last visited: 8/3/2018

Image for Mont Saint-Michel - Normandy, Franceview gallery

SWSW70.5 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesMont Saint-Michel - Normandy, France

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Mont Saint-Michel is a tidal island in the Couesnon River off the noethwest coast of France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/18/2017

last visited: 7/18/2019

Image for Château du Rocher-Portail - Maen Roch, Franceview gallery

SWSW81.6 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChâteau du Rocher-Portail - Maen Roch, France

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[EN] The castle of Rocher-Portail is a project of great scale in the first years of the 17th century. [FR] Le château de Rocher-Portail est un projet de grande envergure dans les premières années du 17e siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Château de Fougères - Fougères, Franceview gallery

SS85.3 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesChâteau de Fougères - Fougères, France

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[EN] The castle of Fougères is one of the largest French castles, occupying an area of two hectares, and constituting a medieval ensemble from the twelfth to the fifteenth century. [FR] Le château de Fougères est l'un des plus imposants châteaux forts français, occupant une superficie de deux hectares, et constituant un ensemble médiéval du XIIe au XVe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Pont de Normandie - Honfleur, France.view gallery

NENE88.8 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPont de Normandie - Honfleur, France.

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[FR] Le Pont de Normandie achevé en 1995, détenait le record mondial des ponts à haubans. [EN] The Pont de Normandie, completed in 1995, held the world record for cable-stayed bridges.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 2/3/2017

last visited: 5/27/2019

Image for Les Falaises d'Etretat - Etretat, Franceview gallery

NENE101.9 km

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesLes Falaises d'Etretat - Etretat, France

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[EN] An underground river, then marine erosion formed a natural arch and a high needle of 55 meters. [FR] Une rivière souterraine, puis l'érosion marine ont formé une arche naturelle et une aiguille haute de 55 mètres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/30/2017

last visited: 2/2/2019

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