This summer I spent three lovely weeks in Orléans with my daughter and granddaughters, ages four and six. During the week, the little girls, who are bilingual in French, attended a Centre Loisirs pour les enfants (see news photos here) … Continue reading →
Getting in the mood–as if one had to work at getting excited to visit France! As I prepare for my lucky 13th trip to France this summer and a 3 week stay in Orleans with my daughter and granddaughters, I’ve … Continue reading →
Very often it’s not the grand vistas but the intricate details that are most remembered from our travels. Enjoy this array of exquisite bits of flotsam and jetsam from my travels in England and France.
A swan at Versailles
The “Thinker” gargoyle at Notre Dame
Two gargoyles’ view of Paris
Chenonceau through a window
The kitchen at Chenonceau
Drain pipe at Chambord
Opera costumes at Chambord
Egyptian cats at the Louvre
MIniatures of Paris in shop on Ile St. Louis
Pont D’Alexandre Paris
Near Buckingham Palace
And ending on a yummy note…the Albert Pub in London. See you there!