Tag Archive: France

50 shades of green: all about Normandy in few photos

Still thinking about a destination for a long weekend break in May? I strongly recommend to consider north of France, Brittany or Normandy for this time of the year. Do you know that… Continue reading

Discovering Côte de Beaune wine region in Burgundy: the heaven for wine lovers

There is no need to make a special introduction to Burgundy. Even people have nothing in common with wine, heard about this region in France. Similar to Bordeaux and Champagne, these names have… Continue reading

Burgundy by bicycle

If a day before you had a five-hour dinner in Michelin restaurant then I may guess with the probability of 100% that you will need a recovery program the very next day. For… Continue reading

My Michelin dinning experience at Maison Lameloise

Last summer we had great experience with the dining in 3-star Michelin restaurant in Burgundy. I strongly believe that the time when you travel just to see well-known sightseeings is over. Nowadays we… Continue reading

A secret Cezembre island on the Emerald coast

The weather was exceptionally good during our visit and it made possible to organise a day-trip on a boat to an inhabitant island in the water area of Saint Malo. Friends of our… Continue reading

Once upon a time in Brittany: oysters, salted wind and northern sun

I’ve been in Brittany (Bretagne in French) region twice: at the end of May 2010 and during the weekend of the Labor day in May 2016. Both weekends we very intense and full… Continue reading

Spring weekend in Normandie

I go to Normandie several times a year so I am lucky to learn all seasons. French people joke that Normandie is a champion for the number of rainy days, that is why… Continue reading

Picardie at summer time: Dunes at Somme Bay and charme of Le Crotoy

If you follow my blog for a while you probably has already read a post about dunes in Somme Bay, a natural reserve on the border of the sea with perfect white sand… Continue reading

L’Avenue Verte London – Paris, a cycling route in Normandie

If you like bicycling as much as I like it then you should definitely try the Avenue Verte in Normandie. Actually, Avenue Verte is a part of a very ambitious project which, once… Continue reading

Beautiful Amiens at summer time

Amiens is on my way to Normandie and I by pass it several times per year. Although, I didn’t really visit it until summer 2015. Now I ask myself why. Amiens is a… Continue reading

Zoo of Lille

I was surprised to learn that Lille has its own Zoo. Moreover, this Zoo is pretty big and it is free of charge. It is a heaven for kids and their parents may… Continue reading

Festival of soup in Lille

Have you ever heard that Lille hosts the international soup festival ? Yes, there is soup festival and yes, it can be international. Every spring during last 15 years, on 1st May, streets… Continue reading