Today, Cotentin is a peninsula thanks to the tidal basins on the east and west sides that are there to regulate the waters coming through from the Cotentin and Bassin marshland.
However, during the winter when the marshland is flooded, Cotentin is surrounded by water and resembles an island.
THE ENGLISH ISLANDS OF THE COTENTIN
So British !
Located a few nautical miles from the Cotentin coast, the Channel Islands form a world apart between British traditions and Norman roots.
They are discovered in the summer to the delight of nature lovers and guarantee you the subtle change of scenery of British charm.