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La sophrologie pour les lycéens

La sophrologie est une technique de relaxation dynamique.

Cela signifie que contrairement à la relaxation traditionnelle, elle ne se fait pas couché mais assis ou debout. 406 more words


Is this the best Chateau in Burgundy!

I love visiting French chateau! Refined homes rather than military fortifications is how they seem to me, and of course they are mostly still in one piece rather than their British counterparts thanks to there having been no French equivalent of Oliver Cromwell. 523 more words


Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy

Dijon may be the sumptuous former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, but tiny Beaune can lay claim to being the region’s wine capital. This is one of the best places in France to taste wine – and that’s saying something. 684 more words


Market to Market to buy a ....

One of my favourite things about travel is shopping. Not for touristy items and certainly not at malls but at places you can get unique items that capture the the spirit of he town/city/village/country you are visiting. 1,095 more words

The wine cellars of Burgundy

Combining a wine tasting with a cellar visit in Burgundy, especially in Beaune, is an absolute must for visitors here. It gives you a sense of the history as well as the scale of the wine making operations not only modern day, but also back as far as the 13th Century to the Cistercian Monks. 67 more words


Burgundy, the art of the Brasserie.

The words “France” and “culture” definitely go together and nowhere is this more evident than in a typical French brasserie where they have preserved and cared for their traditions. 94 more words


The Route des Grands Crus

I am going to deviate slightly from the topic at hand today and instead focus on my other great love, wine.

Sunday night I got back from fulfilling a long-term dream of cycling down the Côte d’Or from Dijon to Beaune. 970 more words