Tag Archives: France

Nice… Gateway to the Cote D’Azur

We’d finally made it to the French Riviera and we were ecstatic to be so close to the ocean again. Our apartment was a 10 minute walk from the Promenade des Anglais which right across from the beach. We chose … Continue reading

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Lavender Fields of Aix-en-Provence

Two Christmas’ ago I received a calendar on a region in France called Aix-en-Provence. I’d never heard of it before, but the calendar inspired me – full of lavender and poppy fields it looked so beautiful and made it part of the … Continue reading

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Bordeaux…

We took a three-hour train ride across the country side from Paris to Bordeaux. We had purchased a Eurail pass before leaving Australia, to cover us for travel between France, Italy, Spain and Portugal. It’s a great way to travel … Continue reading

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Paris…

Paris! The city of lights, Eiffel Tower, Crepes and some may even say it’s the most romantic city in the world! We flew to Paris from Montreal and after a 10-hour flight, a transfer in Zurich and a couple of … Continue reading

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