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Day trips and travel stories

February Favourites : White As Snow

2017 is zooming by and we’re now into March and thankfully spring will arrive at the end of the month which is such a mood booster, it’s like a little mother’s helper but of the natural variety. There is an abundance of colour in these parts thanks […]

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Daytripper : Marseille : Better Than Expected

Marseille still has a bit of a bad reputation and I never hear anyone saying they’re visiting the city as their main destination for a holiday. Note I’m using the French spelling of the city, as there’s an ‘s’ added to the end of the […]

St Tropez : Market Day In April

It’s now spring in the South of France and this week it started to feel that the sombre mood of the past few months is lifting and the days are getting lighter and longer.  I’ve popped over to St Tropez twice recently as it is the perfect […]

Snow Trip

I hadn’t spent much time in snow before living in France and have come to skiing a bit late if the truth be told.  Whilst the kids are whizzing down the slopes, I gingerly weave my way through toddlers and my heart skips a beat […]

Bonne Année 2015 : La Première Balade

I love a walk in the country and there’s nothing better to usher in the New Year than some time spent in the great outdoors.  Today we journeyed to La Plan de la Tour a small village near Sainte Maxime and explored the surrounding countryside.  Nothing […]

Sunday Ramblings : St Tropez Pre Christmas

I prefer St Tropez in the cooler months.  It’s a more pleasant time to visit than summer when the cruise ships arrive and the tiny village is so inundated with people you can barely move or breathe in its over heated crowded streets.  However it is a […]