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Port de Biganos, Bassin d’Arcachon – France

Récemment, nous avons conduit ce qui me semblait d’interminables kilomètres au départ d’Arcachon pour arriver à Biganos – dont je n’avais vu que les cabanes de bois colorées, en lisant un blog local. La route le long du Bassin n’était franchement … 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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Saint-Emilion, France

I had not visited this UNESCO city overlooking a sea of vineyards in 17 years and held memories of multi-lingual menus and tourists. When we returned on a recent Sunday, I was happy to find delights beyond the extreme number of wine shops that had … Continue reading

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Tis the season for the Paris Aquarium

It’s gray. It’s cold. It’s Sunday. You’re in Paris with the kids and wondering what to do? Head to the Paris Aquarium and cinema near Trocadero. You’ll warm up in seconds as you recall your last dive in exotic waters (43 … Continue reading

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Tee & lunch in a garden, Paris XVI – France

This is one of my favorite hideaways in Paris. A part of the city the majority of parisians have unheard of unless they live on the west side of town or play golf. Voici un de mes endroits préférés à … 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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La Tour du Trésorier – Tournus, France

For those who travel at a leisurely pace, here is an inspiring overnight base to enhance your drive South from Paris. Overlooking the Saône River and pastures of southern Burgundy to one side (view below from the private terrace of … Continue reading

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