Tranquility Found | La Herpiniere Blog

Stars and Weather

At La Herpiniere we are blessed with dark skies with no light pollution. I have been interested in astronomy since I was a child and the night sky here is simply breathtaking. We have binoculars to share with guests who wish to marvel at the glory of the Milky Way or view other very interesting sights such as star clusters, planets and galaxies or even shooting stars to name but a few. So, if you're planning to visit us, this is yet something else for you to consider and enjoy! I'm particularly looking forward to this months total lunar eclipse visible during the early hours of Monday 28th September. The event can be seen across Europe, weather permitting! So, rub the sleep from your ey

Lancashire to La Herpinière

Well, our first post and here we are in Basse Normandie and the proud new owners of a wonderful home! There are several buildings on our land including barns and also our beautiful Gite located in the landscaped grounds of our larger property called 'La Herpinière'. Originally a working farm, 'La Herpinière' has been here for over two hundred years. The extensive grounds are a haven for trees, plants, flowers and wildlife. It is peaceful and enjoyable in equal measure and for somewhere to unwind and relax, it really is tranquility found. Debbie and I have moved from Lancashire to enjoy the beauty and culture of rural Normandy - an area we have travelled to and loved for many years. Besi

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