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The Last Road-trip: Nerac – Home of an Henri IV Chateau

Hello gentle readers. After another 3-month gap, I’m back with the story of my last road-trip in France. It was a bright and sunny afternoon (he says, winking at the obvious reference) in the wonderful month of October. The last … Continue reading

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Chateau Lareole

Two Sundays ago was Fete des Meres – Mothers Day – here in FR and, for once this ‘spring,’ the weather was great. That called for a drive. My back was/is still bothering me, so a long drive was out … Continue reading

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More of Paris in August

Some wise guy (as in, um, smarty pants, not as in sage) once said that the best thing about Paris in August is that there aren’t any Parisiens there. I don’t know about that, but I do know that there … Continue reading

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