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Inside Background
            Caen is a fairly safe place to visit.  Having said this, there are...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
            The modern history of Caen dates back sometime to the middle, but...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
            There is plenty of information about Caen available online, much of...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
            The climate in Caen is rather mild, with warm weather summers and...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
Inside Transportation
            The three main was of getting to Caen are by plane, car, or train...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
            There are multiple ways of getting around while visiting Caen...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
            The public transportation around France is generally good, and...
Last edited: August 14, 2006
Taxis and rental cars are both available forms of transportation while visiting...
Last edited: March 25, 2016
Inside Things to Do
Don't miss the American Cemetary at Omaha Beach. It is a fitting celebration to...
Last edited: November 11, 2008
            Throughout the year, visitors to Caen (and the general Normandy...
Last edited: January 31, 2013
            There are many cultural attractions that can be explored throughout...
Last edited: January 31, 2013
Apples, Calvados, Cider & Pommeau Just ESE of Caen is an area with lots of...
Last edited: October 19, 2011
At the Visitation Convent you can visit and pray at the tomb of St. Therese of...
Last edited: August 7, 2011
The Abbaye aux Hommes ("Men's Abbey") was built in the 11th century and is a...
Last edited: February 6, 2011
Chateau Ducal (also called Caen Castle) is a large castle located in the center...
Last edited: February 26, 2011
Inside Dining Scene
Inside France: For Foreign Visitors
Being part of the Eurozone, France uses the Euro as its currency. The euro is...
Last edited: September 11, 2016
Border crossings France is a member state of the Schengen area (see here) and...
Last edited: January 7, 2012
In case of emergency, call SAMU (medical emergencies): 15 Police emergency: 17...
Last edited: April 30, 2006
Here are some useful phrases to get you started: ENGLISH   FRENCH...
Last edited: June 2, 2016
There are telecartes (phonecards) available at tabacs (tobacco shops) all over...
Last edited: July 12, 2016
RESTAURANTS In France, you will always find a service charge on your bill...
Last edited: July 19, 2016
Before you drive in France, ensure that you have a High Visibilty Jacket for...
Last edited: July 7, 2013
For anyone with asthma or allergies, a trip to France in the past would quickly...
Last edited: February 22, 2015
A Self drive experience from Paris to Strasbourg via Normandy, Loire Valley...
Last edited: May 6, 2015