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The places we visit in France, little hotspots in Paris, the “must-try’s” for when you visit.

When a Blogger Comes to Paris

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When a blogging friend comes to Paris – whom you’ve known for over two years online (and with whom you’ve already had two aborted attempts to meet up in the past, except that you couldn’t manage to extricate yourself from the

Posted in France, La Femme (The Lady), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Les Français (The Frenchies), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

St Malo

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Tomorrow we head home for a week before we leave for the States (and I go to BlogHer). It will be a frenzy of laundry and weeding and re-packing and all that, but at least we have a busy and

Posted in France, Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

Dinard

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Dinard (pronounced Dee-Nar) is considered the posh place to vacation in Bretagne. It used to be a small fishing village, and in the mid-1800’s its persona changed to that of a resort. This is also the time the first English

Posted in Family, France, La Famille (The Family), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

You Know You’re in Bretagne When

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You guys, we are having SUCH gorgeous weather, which is amazingly unusual for Bretagne. And I just thought I would give you a glimpse of what it’s like to vacation here. Of course there’s cheese after each meal … And

Posted in Family, France, La Famille (The Family), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Les Français (The Frenchies), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

Recipe for Euro Disney Success

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This is Part Two of our Disney Day. For Part One read here. After our bellies were warmed, we headed over to the Peter Pan ride since the sign said the wait was just 35 minutes and the Fast Pass

Posted in France, La Famille (The Family), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

How to Survive Euro Disney

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If you have a Mickey Mouse hat in your closet, dust-free, and ready to don for your next foray into the Magic Kingdom, this post is not for you. For the rest of you who would like to know how

Posted in France, La Famille (The Family), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

An Intimate Look at Versailles

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You don’t need me to tell you about Versailles, right? You already know all about it. And whatever else you need to know (directions, tickets, etc) you can get here. I’ll just give you the one tip that gardens are

Posted in France, Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

A Guided Tour of Brussels

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Oh dear. I’m not off to a very good start.  I’ve uploaded all my flagged photos on Brussels . . . and there are 57 of them! I think it’s safe to say that I won’t be able to fit

Posted in France, Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

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