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Wandering Passey (weekly email 8 October 2015)

In the last year or so, when in Paris I’ve explored parts I’d never really spent much time in before. Whenever I do this I make sure I have some purpose to going otherwise I end up by wandering aimlessly. That purpose might be to visit a museum, gallery or park, to look for new […]

Posted on: 4th Jun, 2015by frenchie Read more

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Amboise, Loire Valley part 1 (weekly email 22 april 2015)

This week Mike & I are spending a couple of days in Amboise, in the Loire Valley, before returning to business in Paris.  The last time we were in Amboise was 1980 on our first trip to France. We decided it was time to return particularly since it’s only hour by train from Paris to Tours […]

Posted on: 3rd Jun, 2015by frenchie Read more

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The Loire Valley part 2 (weekly email 6 may 2015)

As promised last week, today I’m coming back to the Loire Valley today. As I said in my earlier email we had no set plans as it seems most tourists do when in the Loire. On our second day we picked Château de Chenonceau. It’s the fairy tale like chateau that you’re most likely to […]

Posted on: 3rd Jun, 2015by frenchie Read more

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La Promenade Plantée (weekly email 20 may 2015)

La Promenade Plantée probably isn’t something you’d do on your first or second trip to Paris but something I’d recommend if you’ve been to Paris several times, are wanting to go a little off the beaten track and like gardens and walking. I think about it as the day I walked several kilometres too far […]

Posted on: 3rd Jun, 2015by frenchie Read more