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Kellogg Bikes France (I): The Loire Valley

Last Monday, after several hours spent biking under rain and directly into steady 30-40mph wind gusts in the French countryside, I wasn’t thinking about the scenic views or the new friends I was with. 1,330 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Beneath Your Feet

“It’s Heaven Under our Feet”

Cheri presents to us a theme for this

week the most fascinating one for this year

yet ~ the whole world at our feet! 158 more words


Un peu plus Français si'l vous Plaît

My mind was struggling to leave behind three words, sí, por favor, and gracias. I knew I was in France, but my mind was stuck in Mexico. 696 more words


It's Not inSeine, It's the Loire!

I guess, my favorite moment was our picnic on the shores of the Loire River.

In Amboise, Alex, Gretchen and I grabbed some wine, bread, cheese and meats, an intrepid Trekker found ice! 326 more words

Love It Or List It: A Châteaux Diary

This has been a post that I have talked about so much during my trip to France. I talked about this topic endlessly and while I wanted this to be one of my first blog posts, I am glad I waited so I had seen all of them. 1,397 more words


Things get better after Orleans, obviously - walking the Loire to Tours

I left Orleans in a bit of a sulk. Didn’t take to the place. A week to develop film. Blow me.

The previous cycle of one-horse towns changed after Orleans. 1,683 more words


Château d'Amboise

Tried another little doodlewash of Amboise, France since I’m sort of missing the place. Still trying to keep things light and not overwork the scene too much. 71 more words