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La Terrasse Rouge, Château La Dominique – Saint Emilion, France

Last Sunday, we drove to the Right Bank of the Estuary, to see Pomerol and to dine at La Terrasse Rouge in Saint-Emilion, which opened 18 months ago and seems to attract a growing number of devotees. We arrived at La Dominique. … Continue reading

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Biarritz living for a day… or more, France

This weekend, we were in the coastal city of Biarritz in the Basque Country of France. Each time I have visited in the past years, the vibe, the oceanic breeze, the shades of light, the views, the people, the bistros and … Continue reading

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September in the Medoc, France

September in the Medoc was in-cre-di-ble… And as a bonus Mother Nature seems to be granting locals with quite a 2014 harvest. N2S, don’t change a thing for next year! Chill in the picturesque village of Bages during the Marathon des Châteaux du Medoc. … Continue reading

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Café Marly – Paris, France

After eight consecutive weeks of exploring the Atlantic shores and Bordeaux winelands surrounding our new home, I returned to the City of Light, as a tourist for the first time. And what a delight. Despite the spotted “it” locations in the magazine columns, my heart … Continue reading

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Two reasons to go (back) to rue du Bac, 75007 – Paris

End of December, once the corporate swarm has deserted Paris, is a great time to enjoy the City of Light. Store windows glitter. Sidewalks appear bigger. Trucks offering crêpes or gauffres linger outside museums. Getting a seat anyplace really is … Continue reading

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24 hours in Trouville, Normandy

Have I mentioned Deauville-Trouville in the region of Normandy recently? Well, traveling to me is comparable to eyeing a pretty painting: each time, you find a detail that sparks your emotion. So here are few more local goodies. In the winter, remember … Continue reading

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48 hrs in Columbus, OH – USA

Until last fall, I had heard ho-hum remarks about this place. With a little help from the Internet, before I knew it I was drafting up an inspirational wish list as I packed my Paris gifts and camera. Beyond the … Continue reading

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