Tag Archives: France

Airbnb misadventures


Destination: Nice, France. I’ve never used Airbnb before but wasn’t too concerned. I figured it had to be at least a step up from couch surfing and hostels, right? When I arrived at the meeting time and place I had a … Continue reading

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Did someone mention Menton?


You know we all have towns that we pass through to get to where we’re going, right? For me that town was Menton. It’s a seaside village in France which borders on Italy. I was not really that aware of … Continue reading

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Fifty miles…Padam, padam, padam


Here we are click here to see how goofy 50 is… Wow! Fifty years, half a century, and here I am still standing. If you say it in miles it really doesn’t sound that far at all, does it? I’m 50! … Continue reading

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France in Springtime


Here is a feature article that I wrote last week and some extra photos that I took. I hope you enjoy them! Nice, France article as written in the online UK Holiday Magazine.

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No soup for you!


France is just so much more fun than Italy! Yesterday I went with a friend to Nice, France. Nice is only 2 hours by car from Genoa. The forecast was 18C and sunny and I couldn’t wait to wander through … Continue reading

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The final Aix


Actually we were a long way from Aix when we turned off the Autostrada at Cannes and headed inland towards Grasse. Not more than 15 minutes and we were quite aware that this is a tourist town with one mission … Continue reading

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Aix V


Have you ever seen so much crammed into a long weekend? What’s left? Well, some small stuff like the great meal we ate at L’Alcôve on our first night and why we didn’t go to the Sextius Terme (spa), when I … Continue reading

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