Posts in the France category

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A Trip to Champagne with Marks & Spencer

Have you ever wondered what makes a really fine Champagne? Well when Marks & Spencer were researching their new house Champagne range, there was no question that they would opt for the best. A brand synonymous with quality and trustworthy products but also innovation and forward-thinking, Marks & Spencer has been a British icon for… Read more »

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Facing My Fears: First Time Skiing

Having been on his first ski holiday when he was four, Mr S absolutely loves skiing. For years, he’d been trying to persuade me to come with him and experience the freedom of gliding through the slopes, the beautiful snowy scenery and the electric atmosphere of a ski resort. But the whole idea never appealed… Read more »

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The Beautiful Baux de Provence

It’s easy to see why Les Baux-des-Provence has been named one of the most beautiful villages in France.  Perched high on a hill, in the heart of the Alpilles and on the spur of a rock. From the vista point of the village there’s panoramic view across that beautiful verdant green countryside that captured my… Read more »

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The Toast of Paris with Courvoisier

Paris is one of those incredible cities that you can go to many, many times yet every time I’ve visited I learn lots of new things about the history of the French capital.  I’d been invited to Paris by luxury cognac house, Courvoisier, to find out more about the drink and its links to the Golden Age of Paris… Read more »