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normandy beaches

Journey through Time and Valor: The Enchantment of Normandy Beaches

In the heart of Normandy, where the waves whisper tales of valor and sacrifice, lies a region that transcends time. The allure of Normandy beaches, especially Omaha Beach, reaches beyond the sands and into the realms of history, Read more

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Reims Cathedral

A Champagne Connoisseur’s Guide: Beyond the Bubbles of Reims to visit Champagne

When it comes to exploring the Champagne region, many visitors make the common mistake of limiting their experience to the renowned houses in Reims, such as Veuve Clicquot. While these iconic names undoubtedly offer a taste of the region’s Read more

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chateau margaux

Sip, Swirl, and Savor: 5 Unforgettable Wine Experiences in Bordeaux

Nestled in the heart of southwestern France, Bordeaux stands as the epitome of wine excellence, boasting centuries-old vineyards and a rich viticultural heritage. For wine enthusiasts seeking an immersive journey into the world of Bordeaux wines, the region offers Read more

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Unveiling Alsace’s Enchanting Secrets: 3 Hidden Gems to Discover

Nestled between the rolling hills of the Vosges Mountains and the picturesque vineyards along the Rhine River, Alsace is a region that captivates the heart with its charm and rich history. While the iconic cities like Strasbourg and Colmar Read more

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Cheese and wine pairings

When you ask a French expat what he misses about France, the answer is always the same: BREAD, CHEESE, and WINE. ⠀⠀In fact, it’s not 3 separate items, but rather the combination of them together that we miss. Being Read more

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Winter vineyards

Vineyards look like graveyards at the moment. Dead branches, a cold, solemn atmosphere around it.

But this period is actually essential to the regeneration of grapes.

Currently, the vines are being pruned and the rest of the branches are Read more

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Weekend tour with Russians from Belgium!

Picture this: A sun-kissed vineyard, the scent of grapes hanging heavy in the air, and a glass of exquisite French wine in your hand. Your journey begins with me, a born-and-bred Virginian, who returned to the enchanting land of France, the very soil wher... Read more
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villandry gardens

Chateau de Villandry

Terraced gardens of the Chateau de Villandry…🏰 At the very beginning of my career as a #guide, I received a request for a tour in the castle of Villandry. A charming couple in their seventies from Israel Read more

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