Etretat, Normandy, France

Etretat is famous for its three natural arches and white chalk cliffs that tower high over the Atlantic Ocean.  These are one of the best known sights in Upper Normandy. Claude Monet and other Impressionists famously painted the arches and cliffs in the nineteenth century.

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Falaise Aval and cave viewed from the beach area

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Chapel on top of Falaise Amont viewed from Falaise Aval

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Falaise Amont and beach

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Pillars along Falaise Aval with a view to Falaise Amont
Manneporte viewed from Falaise Aval
Beach and white chalk cliffs from Falaise Aval

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Fungi on Falaise Aval
Manneporte and wildflowers viewed from Falaise Aval
Wildflowers on Falaise Aval

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Beach and cliffs near Falaise Aval

 

 

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