In Collioure nature, architecture and history blend to create a magical place.
If you don’t already have your bags packed, here are a few things you’ll surely miss staying at home.
When one of my long-time friends (notice I didn’t say “old”) came to visit in Uzes, she’d say: “That’s just so French!” It became a favorite sayiing to the two of us during her stay. Here are ten things that say “that’s just so French” to me. See […]
If France had been within the realm of my imagination while growing up, surely Jacqueline Delubac would have been close to the top of my list of idols.
By now you know that some of the Barefoot Blogger’s favorite people in France are artists.
For all those ‘doubters’ out there who think the Barefoot Blogger will never learn French, here’s news.
It is obvious that artists have forever loved Roussillon; but just recently, I discovered how many authors passed this way … and stayed for a while.
Why Roussillon is “Red”: Fact and Fable The Barefoot Blogger – as seen in France Today The French commune of Roussillon is located in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, roughly midway between Avignon and Aix-en-Provence. It is in the heart of one of the biggest ochre deposits in the world […]
Nancy McGee, a gourmet guru, will be adding some culture to my blog, starting off with “Cheese Etiquette.”
French opera, performed live in New York, broadcast live at a cinema in Uzes — with French subtitles.
People often ask: “why did you move to France?”
No matter how many times I visit the villages near Uzes, I find something new and irresistible.
Lost in the Luberon Part Two In October I started writing the story about my adventures “Lost in the Luberon”. It’s time to get back to to telling the tales because there are blanks in the story I need your help to complete. Here’s a link to the […]
Today We Are All Parisians Ten voices silenced. One million new ones will appear.
I had heard the Saturday Market in Pezenas is one not to miss.
Favorite foods and travels 2014
This time last year I was in Paris. Just thinking about again is a thrill.
Christmas in the beautiful village of Uzes, France.
In awe of the French Anytime I take a trip in France and walk among ancient Roman ruins, I am thankful to the French. In French towns and villages where the Romans used to roam, you can actually see, feel, touch and experience the places of the past. […]
Before I ever dreamed of living in France, I had this wild idea about visiting Nepal and Kathmandu