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Late offers from AMAWaterways

26th March, 7 night Seine cruise with free flights and £380pp saving .  Departing on 26th March AmaWaterways is offering free return flights from London, transfers and a saving of £380pp off a 7 night luxury river round trip cruise from Paris into Normandy and back. 261 more words

River Cruising Europe

"Throwback" Thursday

Is it really considered a throwback if it happened three weeks ago? I think not, but I couldn’t really think another title for a delayed entry about Christmas. 1,400 more words


Bordel de Noël workshop (4/6)

IGT Terre Siciliane 2013, SP68, Arianna Occhipinti ($55.75/1.5 L, 12429470)
A 50-50 blend of organically farmed Nero d’Avola and Frappato from vines averaging 11 years old. 337 more words

Tasting Notes

Lyon, France

During our visit in Lyon (pics), France’s 3rd largest city, Paris was subjected to three days of terror which began with the attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical periodical.  353 more words



At the tip of the Presqu’île, Lyon’s heart, the Saône meets the Rhône and continue to the Mediteranean together. If they could send back pictures from that journey, they would be images of lavender, vines, sun-bleached tiles and Greek and Roman ghosts. 175 more words