Loire Valley (21 April to 5 May 2019)

Six days strolling through the French countryside checking out chateaux and eating in French villages.  That’s got to be a good idea! The walk started in Blois, a stunning city which steps up in terraces…

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Paris (21 August to 24 September 2018)

He went to Paris looking for answers To questions that bothered him so. He was impressive, young and aggressive Saving the world on his own. But the warm summer breezes The French wines and cheeses…

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Dijon (19 to 21 August 2018)

Dijon is the capital of the Bourgogne region, famed for its production of burgundy and pinot noir wines. Also known, of course, for its mustard.  Verjuice, and later white wine, was used here instead of…

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Reims (16 to 19 August 2018)

“Always keep a bottle of champagne in the fridge for special occasions.  Sometimes the special occasion is that you have a bottle of champagne in the fridge”.  (Hester Browne) Reims equals champagne, right?  Right! Reims…

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Strasbourg (14 to 16 August 2018)

Is Strasbourg the most beautiful city in Europe?  We don’t know.  We haven’t been to every city in Europe.  But it is certainly one of the most beautiful places we have ever been. Part of…

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