Estaing, France

Dreaming of Travel While On Lockdown: An Update on House Sitting

Once again, we found house sitting to be an absolute joy! There is not the hurry of trying to see everything in one day and then rush off to the next place. One has time to feel what it is like to live there, to slow down and really get to know the area, the restaurants, the nicest walking trails, and the local attractions.

Strasbourg - Maison Alsacienne de Biscuiterie on Eating Europe Tours

Eating Europe Tours in Three New Cities for 2019

Lisbon – Launched May 2019 During the “Eats, Street Art and Undiscovered Lisbon – A Walk Through Baixa & Mouraria”,

Canal Saint Martin Paris Food Tour Eating Europe

Eating Europe Launches Hip Eats and Backstreets Paris Food Tour

Eating Europe New Paris Food Tour Award-winning food tour operator Eating Europe Tours is excited to announce the launch of

La Couronne - Home of this five bedroom chambre d’hôtes

La Couronne – Casual Comfort in the French Countryside

The garden of La Couronne, overlooking the Foret de Retz, is only 90 km from Paris.  The drive from the airport Charles de Gaulle is about an hour over a national highway and smaller roads through forest, countryside and villages. The journey ends at the crest of a hill in Saint Pierre Aigle, where this cozy B & B, chambre d’hôtes in French, is situated.

Parade Walkers at Carnaval Nice in France

Carnaval Nice – Where it is Good to be King

While many people visit Nice during the sweltering days of summer, if you want to see the King, visit in

The Panache Moored for the Night - European Waterways

Finding Balance on a Barge in France

It can sometimes be challenging for a couple to design the perfect vacation. One wants to relax and rejuvenate while

Remembrance Wall - Memorial de la Shoah

Crying Out to the World, a Collective Voice – Remember the Holocaust

76,000 names. 11,000 of them children. On this wall. My eyes scan the length of remembrance, at the Memorial de

Pere Lachaise Cemetery

Pere Lachaise Cemetery – Trying to Find Jim Morrison

I’ve been known to spend hours wandering through old, historic cemeteries. No matter where I travel, I find myself searching