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Detouring west on our way to Spain

St Emilion On a zig-zagging road trip from Argenton-sur-Creuse in 2012, we first headed south-west to Bordeaux via St Emilion, where the views from the top of the bell tower were unforgettably gorgeous! We took a cellar tour to see … Continue reading

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Stepping up the pace

We travelled through southern France as we made our way to Spain, and climbed countless stairs everywhere we went… working off all that delightful food we indulged in along the way. From charcoal grilled beef at a bistro… in beautiful Bordeaux… to St Emilion and a pleasant … Continue reading

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New friends

We’re usually content with our own company when travelling, but were happy to spend a few fun-filled days with French friends recently, who we got to know through my fellow-Francophile sister in Australia (a rather crazy story of my brother-in-law pouncing on them … Continue reading

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Windows

Thought I would give you a glimpse of where we have been in the last 5 days… through windows! I’ll give you a hint… we headed south-west from Argenton sur Creuse: to climb the bell tower and taste bubbling Cremant… Then … Continue reading

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