The incredibly lovely Chateau de Chenonceau
Oct05

The incredibly lovely Chateau de Chenonceau

What do love, revenge, war, & chocolate have to do with a castle?

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The case for avoiding Paris in the summer
Aug25

The case for avoiding Paris in the summer

There are some nice things about Paris in the summer, but if you haven’t been there before, summer is just not the right time.

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The Interesting and Quirky Chateau de Chambord
Aug17

The Interesting and Quirky Chateau de Chambord

The Chateau de Chambord has many quirky elements, and its history is interesting as well. It’s a great addition to a Loire Valley day trip itinerary. And Leonardo da Vinci is believed to have had part of its design. That alone makes a visit intriguing.

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Tips for Saving Money in Paris
Jul21

Tips for Saving Money in Paris

Paris is lovely, romantic, unique, and famously expensive. Here are my tips for saving money while visiting there. Your bank account will be much happier.

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Some interesting Paris attractions
Mar23

Some interesting Paris attractions

We’re returning to Paris this summer to celebrate my birthday. Considering some of the more unusual Paris attractions to visit.

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The Best Food and Hidden Places in the South of France
Mar15

The Best Food and Hidden Places in the South of France

The south of France has some truly amazing places to experience. Some of them remain fairly unknown to non-French tourists.

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