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L'éternelle quête continues...

Day 14: Reims, 4 miles gentle

We couldn’t quite stop cycling, and have used our bikes in tourist mode to enjoy the Reims architecture. Unsurprisingly, you can see the huge cathedral wherever you are. 33 more words

Cycling

Evening in the vineyards


Picture of Champagne vineyards taken on July 20th, 2014

In the background is the main city of the area, called Reims.

France

Do you know your Blanc des Blancs from your Brut?

We recently made an epic road trip back to the UK and to break up the journey on the way back, we decided to visit the Champagne region. 674 more words

writing in the walls

While in France, more than just my cell phone taught me to look up and look out.

Sainte-Chappelle’s windows pointed my eyes heavenward, illustrating stories from Scripture (the very stones which line the windows are arranged in such a way as to make arrows–do you see?) 186 more words

Beauty

Krug Grande Cuvee Brut Champagne

There is one thing that my birthday celebrations are never complete without, Krug. I’m almost certain if I went my entire birthday without consuming some form of my favorite bubbly the world would actually stop spinning in an anti-grav/time stopping sequence of events that even the Doctor himself would have a hard time landing his TARDIS in (yes I’m an avid Whovian, who knew?). 299 more words

Tastings

2014-06-20 #France #Reims #PorteClose #ClosedDoor...

2014-06-20 #France #Reims #PorteClose #ClosedDoor #streetphotography (à Reims, Champagne, France)

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A champagne treat: Pommery

If you were offered a weekend in France, including your hotel, travel and food – plus all the champagne you could drink – for £125 (€158), what would you say? 307 more words

Food And Wine