Tag: Travel in France

champaign

A Day in Champagne

For today’s blog I thought I’d start with a few lines of travel poetry: At Charles de Gaulle Airport one fine sunny day the Road Warrior read an itinerary in not quite the right way. His onward flight to Miami had already long gone and a night in […]

Paris

The Fall of Paris

As cities go, Paris has a formidable international reputation, putting it right at the top of most folks’ travel bucket list. It is the largest metropolitan area in continental Europe, home to twelve million Parisians, and capital of not just France but the entire French-speaking world. It is […]

big bad wolf

Who’s the Real Big Bad Wolf?

Travelling sometimes provides me with a wonderful opportunity to connect the most unlikely of dots, in the most unexpected of ways. About a month ago, during the last school holidays, Linda brought our children to visit in Singapore for two weeks. This was their first time back in […]