So the weather is getting warmer now here in Japan, hard to believe I have been here almost a year already. Time has flown by, I feel like before I know it my wonderful island life will be over and I will have to face reality again. 358 more words
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A visit to Monet’s Garden (or “Les Jardins de Claude Monet”) in Giverny, France, was definitely on my bucket list.
A little difficult to get to via public transport, it was a perfect place to break our long drive from central France to Belgium this month – especially since May was touted as the best time to go to see the garden in full bloom. 216 more words
Many visitors, as they shuffle in a slow queue around Monet’s beautiful lily pond at Giverny, will have noticed a congruence between the reflections in the water and the painted impressions of the scene by an ageing artist with failing eyesight. 50 more words