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Orange and Seyssel

We’ve arrived in Reims. With less than a week to go until my return to the UK a France Finale of Fizz awaits with my good pal Sue. 678 more words

New Career

An attack of champagne fever

– Do you want the Blanc de Blancs or the Brut?

– Nah, I’ll have the Rosé.

We felt pretty much at ease on day three in Champagne to order our umpteenth « coupe ».   1,143 more words

Wine

Stade de Reims: Out Of The Shadows?

90 miles north from the hustle and bustle of Paris, Reims has its own vibrancy. Established around the picturesque Notre Dame de Reims, the city’s famous Fêtes Johanniques has sadly been the only form of entertainment for a population of over 180,000 since the 60’s, when their football team Stade de Reims were French champions twice in three years… 411 more words

Football

Champagne tour? Yes please!

On my recent trip through France, we found ourselves with a rental car rather than taking the trains as we had originally planned (thanks, SNCF strikes). 722 more words

Travel

Turf Wars: Reims vs Lyon Match Preview

Tomorrow, Lyon travel to Reims for the second match of their Ligue 1 season. Both teams won last weekend, with Lyon snagging a comfortable (if boring) win over Amiens while Reims walked away with a hard fought victory over Nice. 999 more words

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