France Travel

Lavender Season in Provence

Provence is a flower lovers dream with numerous fields scattered across the region. Particularly in the early summertime during lavender season, when you are greeted with long symmetrical lines of purple, tall expanses of bright yellow, happy bees buzzing away and intoxicating floral scents. The surrounding landscapes are beautiful and there are heaps of interesting elements to incorporate into yo ...

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Musée Rodin – Le Jardin de Sculptures

Fellow lovers of art, culture and history can find an abundance of inspiration in the numerous museums and galleries throughout Paris. Whilst the Musee Rodin is not my favourite museum (tie between the Palais de Tokyo and the Musée de l'Orangerie) it is still pretty high up on my list thanks to the beautiful sculpture garden. A tranquil garden featuring some of Auguste Rodin's striking sculptures ...

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Day Trip to Deauville

The things you miss as an expat can be interesting at times. One thing that definitely didn't come as a surprise however was longing for afternoon sea breezes on a sweltering summer day. Needless to say several days into a Parisian heat wave (think New York humidity) we hopped on a train to the Normandy coast for some much needed vitamin sea. Whilst there were no hot chips or potato scallops to ...

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