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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Calvados

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Historical Places in Calvados

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    Normandy American Cemetery , Colleville-sur-Mer
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    Normandy American Cemetery honors American soldiers who died in Europe during World War II. Most of the 9,387 graves contain the remains of A
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    Pointe du Hoc , Cricqueville-en-Bessin
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    Pointe du Hoc, a rocky headland towering over the beach, has become a symbol of the courage of U.S. troops. Here, Germans had placed bunkers
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    Omaha Beach , Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer
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    Overlooked by bluffs which rise to 46 m (150 ft) and command the beaches, Omaha Beach possesses naturally strong defensive positions. During
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    The largest World War II cemetery of French commonwealth and English soldiers in France, Bayeux War Cemetery has more than 4,000 graves, most
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    4.7
    the largest church made out of wood in France, Saint Catherine's Catholic Church is dedicated to Saint Catherine of Alexandria. A wooden scul
    Tours from $15
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