Tag Archives: Gruissan

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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Au revoir France – hola Spain!

After lingering in France at a fabulous market in Gruissan, we crossed the border into Spain. And instead of heading straight down the autopista (the AP-7 tollway) directly to our destination of Peñíscola (notice how I make sure to write it in Spanish to gloss over its dubious … 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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