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Quelle Surprise! Northern France

Like a lot of folks, when I think of France, I start with the big hitters: Paris, Provence, the Riviera, the Alps, and maybe, if my mind is truly firing on all cylinders, I sneak a Lyon or a Biarritz in there somewhere. 1,531 more words


Festivities in Reims

It’s fair to say that I’ve been wholly engulfed by the festivities, and for that, please excuse my lack of writing. Christmas in France has been a delight, a very fast-paced and sometimes hectic delight, but one that I… 358 more words


Another Day Another Christmas Market

As the remnants of Christmas are starting to fade away — Christmas lights returned to boxes in attics, spruce trees slumped sadly on front stoops, wrapping paper in the clearance aisle — I figured it’s as good a time as any to share my regaling tale of visiting 3 Christmas markets in 3 days. 759 more words


A Year in France: My Time in Jupiter's Kingdom

It was a hot summer’s day when they left me. I watched as our car drove away, with my family in it. They had just dropped me off in the French city that was to be my home for the next 10 months. 1,761 more words


Christmas in Reims

Merry Christmas! I spent the holidays here in France with my boyfriend’s family, and got a chance to see a bit more of the Champagne region. 153 more words