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Well-known sights of Paris

Most people love Paris, but there are those who turn their noses up at this beautiful city. I can never understand why! Who could ever tire of the amazing art and architecture of Paris? Here are a few snaps of well-known sights from … Continue reading

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Where it all began

It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when (or even why) we decided to buy a house in France. It was an idea that grew out of a desire for a fresh and exciting new life for us at a time when … Continue reading

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Fantastic Flamenco

The highlight of our short stay in Barcelona was the Flamenco dinner show. We had a little trouble finding the place – tucked away in El Poble Espanyol de Barcelona – a delightful Spanish display village built for an exhibition in … Continue reading

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In search of Paris’ perfect pâtisserie

While the Métro is a great way to get around Paris, the stations are so close together that often it’s just as easy to walk from A to B, and you get to see more that way too… I, for one, never … Continue reading

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Is this your ring?

Paris is an undeniably beautiful city, but not all its inhabitants are beautiful souls. I realise everyone needs to make money and I know not all countries have as good a welfare system as Australia – but the con artists … Continue reading

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Ah, Paris!

There’s just something about Paris isn’t there? There must be, after all, 42 million tourists visit there every year! A pleasant 2 1/2 hour journey from Argenton sur Creuse (or a bit longer if you have to change trains at Chateauroux) and you arrive at … Continue reading

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