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The Ravishing Little Town of Honfleur Normandy

Written by on August 23, 2016 in Normandy, Photo gallery
The Ravishing Little Town of Honfleur Normandy

Honfleur is a working port in Normandy – it’s also one of the prettiest ports I know of in France. What to see in Honfleur Wandering around the harbour and up and down the wiggly cobble stone streets of Honfleur is one of life’s great pleasures. It’s one of the finest places in France for […]

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Postcard From Brittany France

Written by on August 18, 2016 in Brittany, Photo gallery
Postcard From Brittany France

Brittany has 2,800km of coastline and 800 islands or islets, choosing where to go is the hardest part of the trip! We take a look at Brittany in photos to show you just how lovely it is… Postcard from Brittany This is Ile de Groix, great discovered by bike… You have to have a crepe […]

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Sarlat Dordogne In Photos

Written by on August 7, 2016 in Aquitaine, Photo gallery, Places to Go
Sarlat Dordogne In Photos

Sarlat is a town that has retained its ancient good looks to a quite astounding level. Sarlat, or to give it its full name – Sarlat-la-Canéda, is a little bit off the beaten-track and all the better for it. In fact it was very much off the beaten track for almost two centuries from the […]

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Beautiful Brantome In The Dordogne

Written by on May 27, 2016 in Aquitaine, Photo gallery
Beautiful Brantome In The Dordogne

Brantôme is pretty enough to be pictured on the lid of a chocolate box. There’s something about its lush green good looks and romantic streets that makes all who visit fall in love with it… What to see and do in Brantome You’ll find Brantome in Dordogne, in the north west of Périgord Vert, and […]

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Paris In Spring Pictures

Written by on April 12, 2016 in Paris, Photo gallery
Paris In Spring Pictures

I love Paris in the Springtime sang the legendary Ella Fitzgerald. And, if you’ve ever visited on a typical spring day when the sun bursts through the clouds to be followed by a downpour you truly get why though it’s certainly a cliché, Paris in the spring really is quite wonderful. It’s a time to […]

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L’Isle sur la Sorgue Provence France

Written by on February 2, 2016 in Photo gallery, Provence-Alpes
L’Isle sur la Sorgue Provence France

L’Isle sur la Sorgue is a robust and pretty market town in Provence, much loved for its antiques stores and twice weekly markets. Isle sur la Sorgue Once an important fishing town, with an abundance of crayfish in the River Sorgue, this place is now firmly on the tourist route thanks to its prettiness and […]

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Veules les Roses Normandy

Written by on January 24, 2016 in Normandy, Photo gallery
Veules les Roses Normandy

180 kilometres north of Paris, on the Alabaster Coast of the Pays de Caux, nestles one of the “Plus Beaux”, Most Beautiful Villages of France. The tiny town of Veules-les-Roses Normandy looks like it was plucked from a story-book. If you like fairy tales, you will love it here!  After parking your car in the […]

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Monet Garden Giverny in Pictures

Written by on January 13, 2016 in Normandy, Photo gallery, Places to Go
Monet Garden Giverny in Pictures

Claude Monet, the great French artist, lived in Giverny, Normandy for forty-three years, from 1883 to 1926. He had a passion for gardening as well as for colours, and conceived both his flower garden and water garden as true works of art. As you walk though his house and gardens, you can still feel the […]

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20 Beautiful images that show the Magic of Christmas in France

Written by on December 20, 2015 in Alsace, Christmas Markets, Photo gallery
20 Beautiful images that show the Magic of Christmas in France

 1. Stunning  Strasbourg The capital of Christmas in France, home to one of the oldest Christmas markets in the world, Strasbourg in Alsace is THE place to go if you love Christmas and a magical atmosphere. 2. Captivating Colmar Not far from Strasbourg is the lovely historic city of Colmar. Fairy-tale pretty, it positively sparkles […]

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5 Beautiful Beaches in France for your Bucket (and Spade) List

Written by on December 6, 2015 in Holidays & Things to do, Photo gallery
5 Beautiful Beaches in France for your Bucket (and Spade) List

Notre-Dame, Ile de Porquerolles The Iles d’Hyères group, include the little known island of Porquerollesoff the coast of southern France. It isn’t big but it is unbelievably beautiful. Just four miles long and two miles wide, it is a place of scented pine and eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary and other Mediterranean flora and fauna. A magical […]

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