Psst: Today I’m starting 9 days’ walking nearly 180 km on the Camino! If you want to follow along my adventures, Instagram is the best way! They say a picture is worth a thousand words but I always have trouble conveying what I experience as I travel in just a few images per blog post. […]
It’s July 14th. Bastille Day as it’s known outside France. And I’m sure there will be parties and fireworks and good food and wine. It’s the French way – always but especially in the summer. One of the things I love the most about France is the festive nature of the summer – from the […]
Most of you know I’m in France for a large part of the summer (follow me on Instagram for pictures from Southwest France and 10 days of the Camino in late July!) I’m staying in our vacation rental property in the lovely town of Nérac – the town I fell in love with when I […]
If you’ve been reading here for a while, you’ll know how much I love France. I lived there, studied there and have travelled there countless times. Heck, we even bought a house there 😉 So it won’t come as any surprise to you that I love reading about all things French and that when I […]
Win a copy of F is for France (US/ Canada) Thanks to St Martin’s Press, I have one copy of F is for France (I wrote about it here) to give away to one lucky reader in the US/ Canada. How to enter: There are 2 ways to enter (maximum of two entries per person for […]
Disclosure: I received a small discount on my Vacation in Paris apartment rental in exchange for a writeup about my experience and a post about my most recent trip. You can read about a few of my favourite Paris markets on the Vacation in Paris blog. Long-time readers will know that I lived for a […]
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