Tag Archives: Bistrot

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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Château la Coste on the horizon – Provence, France

If you haven’t made plans yet for the summer and Provence is on your list of considerations, be sure to look into Château la Coste winery & arts centre. It’s worth the climb (30mn by car from Aix-en-Provence). Opened under … Continue reading

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Newly recommended, Aix-en-Provence – France

I am back from Aix-en-Provence, afresh with new places to add to my local rituals recently published. Charles: a cozy men’s boudoir with flare and a story. When asked why he named his boutique Charles (his name is Paul), the 25-year old … Continue reading

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Les Cocottes de Constant, Paris VII – France

Foodie friends were visiting from Brussels and off-the-beaten-path friends had told us about Les Cocottes de Constant. Aren’t friends the best? Here’s a bistrot it’s never too late to bring stories home about. Des amis gastronomes de Bruxelles étaient de passage … Continue reading

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