The second day of the French Spa Tour and Cure started with a drive through the Pyrenees to the “beaux village” of Saint-Bertrand-De-Comminges. The road trip from our overnight at L’hostellerie des Cédres to Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges was a brilliant plan, thanks to my trip guide extraordinaire, Nevenka. She knew […]
There are hardly more historically significant towns in France than Aigues-Mortes. Within the walled city, legends and facts reveal a rich history of conquering heroes and suffering martyrs. Today the place has transformed into a popular destination for travelers, filled with souvenir shops and sidewalk cafes. Visit with […]
Not everyone who goes to Provence makes a stop in Orange, France. I’m not sure why because it’s not that far from popular places like Avignon and Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Plus, it’s an extraordinary place to visit. I’ve been to visit Orange, France three times now. For three different reasons. The […]
Any who visit Uzés, France are in awe of the Château de Duché. It’s the centerpiece of the town and home to the Duke of Uzés — the oldest ducal peerage in France. If France was still a kingdom, the Duke of Uzés would rank just below “princes […]
Visiting Sete, France
Pont du Gard is reportedly one of the most visited sites in France. But not until I saw it myself would I know why
Moonlight and Absinthe in Antibes
Sete is food, history and fun!
Let’s visit Carcassonne!
Check out flights to and from Barcelona. Then grab a train
Best photos of Paris
Close to 1,000 viewers enjoyed Jane and Gary’s story the day it appeared on the Barefoot Blogger! Thanks to your interest and response, Jane and Gary have agreed to frequently update their stories of Mas d’Augustine. Like me, I hope you’ll enjoy the chance to peek into their […]
I moved to France. Alone.
the annual holiday market
spend a weekend around Uzes
A look inside the business of a B&B
The “nitty-gritty” about B&B ownership
Loire Valley’s Château Villandry and a private French Chef
Wine caves to visit in the Loire Valley
Chateaus and vineyards of the Loire Valley: Ambroise