Situated in the south of La Manche close to the Brittany border and easily accessible by car, there are plenty of places to visit to learn about the history of the towns and the region, experience the tourist attractions on offer or simply relax in a restaurant or café and watch the world go by.

Saint Malo: historic port, good shopping Mortain: largest waterfall in north & west France, open air pool in summer

Fougères: castle, markets, gardens, hilltop views

Villedieu-les-Poeles: historic town based around copper making and cooking St Hilaire du Harcouët: popular Wednesday market, park and lakes, shops and swimming pool