Tag Archive: France

Things to do in Oleron island

I have made my own Top 10+ activities in Oleron island which I would be happy to do again if one day I am back to the island. I share it with you… Continue reading

Oleron’s must visit attractions

Two weeks in the same place. Is it enough to explore it or insufficient to make any conclusions about a new location? My personal opinion is that when a person is curious, looking… Continue reading

Ocean vs Sea: what is the best beach ever on Oleron island?

Are you more sea or ocean person? Wild waves or quiet water? On Oleron island I had a chance to find out if I am more into ocean energy or sea kindness. As… Continue reading

Saint-Trojan-Les-Bains of Oleron and its surroundings

As a destination for our summer vacation in 2017 we chose Atlantic coast of France in Charente-Maritime region. The most famous landmark of this region is, of course, Ré island. However, we booked an… Continue reading

Tours: in the heart of Loire valley

City of Tours was our stop to the  main holiday destination, the Oleron island. Therefore we didn’t plan to spend several days in the city and just wanted to have a decent hotel… Continue reading

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