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Carcassonne Bastille Day – A Comprehensive Guide for Spending Bastille Day in Carcassonne France

Carcassonne Bastille Day

Experiencing Carcassonne Bastille Day is one of my all time favorite travel memories. It is an experience to savor that definitely deserves a place on your bucket list! Bastille Day (also known as French National Day) is celebrated in France and around the world each year on July 14th. This holiday marks the storming of the Bastille […]

Driving in France: How I Overcame My Fear of Driving in a Foreign Land

Driving in France

I got the same reaction from a number of stunned co-workers.  “What?!?!  You are renting a car and driving in France?  Are you crazy!”  Apparently, the European reputation for being crazy, fast aggressive drivers had reached the awareness of my colleagues. Their reactions were not particularly helpful to me.  I was already a little nervous about driving […]

Fabulous Friday Foto: Picturesque Medieval Village in the South of France

Cote du Rhone Villages

Little, picturesque, medieval villages dot the countryside in the South of France like jewels in a crown.  This photo was taken in Entrechaux, France, after an exhilarating bicycle adventure. Because these villages in the Cote du Rhone region of France are not well connected by public transit (you really need to have a car), they are relatively light on […]