Category Archives: France

Honfleur, Heart of Calvados

Honfleur is one of the most charming and picturesque villages in all of Normandy. Located at the heart of Calvados, it is a quintessentially French village, where each street looks like an old painting. The beautiful village is one of the most

Honfleur, Heart of Calvados

Honfleur is one of the most charming and picturesque villages in all of Normandy. Located at the heart of Calvados, it is a quintessentially French village, where each street looks like an old painting. The beautiful village is one of the most

The Gardens at Musée Christian Dior

The Musée Christian Dior is a wonderful museum – and former home of the famed fashion designer – honoring the art of fashion beautifully. The museum also has a lovely rose garden and salon de thé, which open to some incredibly beautiful

The Gardens at Musée Christian Dior

The Musée Christian Dior is a wonderful museum – and former home of the famed fashion designer – honoring the art of fashion beautifully. The museum also has a lovely rose garden and salon de thé, which open to some incredibly beautiful

Sunset in Montmartre

I’m not a man of few words. Anyone who’s ever had the pleasure of meeting me, or reading anything written by me, will know that I love to talk. Still, I know when to shut up. I know when my words

Sunset in Montmartre

I’m not a man of few words. Anyone who’s ever had the pleasure of meeting me, or reading anything written by me, will know that I love to talk. Still, I know when to shut up. I know when my words

Étretat

I didn’t really know what to expect of Normandy before I arrived at the French region’s rocky shores. I knew they were famous for lots of delicious things, like apples and apple cider and apple tarts… Well, mostly the apples,

Étretat

I didn’t really know what to expect of Normandy before I arrived at the French region’s rocky shores. I knew they were famous for lots of delicious things, like apples and apple cider and apple tarts… Well, mostly the apples,

Sailing to Saint Tropez

We’re on a mission. Our group of nine has come to the French Riviera to celebrate my best friend’s bachelorette party. Over breakfast this morning, still at our rented villa in Juan-les-Pins, previously owned by Pablo Picasso, we were all

Sailing to Saint Tropez

We’re on a mission. Our group of nine has come to the French Riviera to celebrate my best friend’s bachelorette party. Over breakfast this morning, still at our rented villa in Juan-les-Pins, previously owned by Pablo Picasso, we were all

Villefranche-sur-mer

The French Riviera is full of undiscovered treasures, from lively larger cities to dormant little fishing villages. Most visitors only spend time in the world-famous cities such as Nice, Cannes or Antibes, but the region still has so much more to offer.

Villefranche-sur-mer

The French Riviera is full of undiscovered treasures, from lively larger cities to dormant little fishing villages. Most visitors only spend time in the world-famous cities such as Nice, Cannes or Antibes, but the region still has so much more to offer.

Sailing the French Riviera

I’ve made an art form out of pretending to know how to sail. Lately the limits of my talents were pushed to the edge when I actually had to think about winches and derricks and sails while stressing about which

Sailing the French Riviera

I’ve made an art form out of pretending to know how to sail. Lately the limits of my talents were pushed to the edge when I actually had to think about winches and derricks and sails while stressing about which