The capital of France is one of the most visited cities in the world. Known as the City of Lights for its leading role in the arts and sciences in the 19th century (but also because it was one of the first cities to use gas street lighting on a grand scale!), Paris proves to be a major touristic hub in Europe due to instantly recognizable landmarks, world-class museums, renowned gastronomy, and that je-ne-sais-quoi that make it so unique.
Honfleur is a charming coastal town located in the Calvados department of Normandy, France. Known for its picturesque old town and charming harbor, Honfleur is a popular destination for those looking to experience the unique culture and history of Normandy.
« The first 24 hours of the invasion will be decisive. For the Allies, as well as Germany, it will be the longest day », said Rommel to his aide in April 1944. A few days later, on June 6 of the same year, the Canadian, British and American armies carried out the largest seaborne invasion in history, Operation Overlord. The Battle of Normandy had just begun.