Basse-Normandie, meaning 'Lower Normandy', can be described as one of the administrative regions located in France. It had been created in the year 1956.
Apart from French, Normandy has regional language, i.e. 'Norman'. This place can also boast of several renowned French Authors; inclusive of Marcel Proust.
Population of Basse-Normandie has been estimated to be 1453000.
Bring sportswear, a wetsuit to swim the English Channel if you get cold easily and raincoats in case of rain showers or wind. It's a constantly windy climate, well-suited to kites and sailing in general. For lovers of horse riding bring suitable clothing because there are equestrian centres everywhere and a lot of horseback riding on the beaches.