Discovering D-Day Via Motorcycle.....Paris to Normandy via Nellie
Published in the Jerusalem Post Magazine, May 31, 2019.
With a free long weekend in Paris, an itch to get out of the city, and entering my third month of separation anxiety from my motorcycle in Israel, I rented a bike and travelled north to one of my favorite destinations in France, the Normandy region. The Normandy region, only a few hours from Paris, was where the Allies landed for D-Day on June 6, 1944 and there is an abundance of interesting history sprinkled throughout the region. Excellent museums, a multitude of video presentations, well documented memorials, great beaches, delicious French food, friendly locals, affordable accommodations, and winding country roads make this an absolutely perfect destination for motorcycle riders. Read on!