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Saint-Nizier’s Stained Glass Windows: Emotions & Old Stories

The major discovery of our trip to Lyon, France, was the Saint-Nizier Church. It was not on our list and we just discovered it while exploring the Presqu’ile district of Lyon, that piece of land embraced by the two rivers, Saône and Rhône, in the heart of the Old City. 376 more words


Eric et Joël Durand, Cornas 2001

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Ruby.  The mousse from a dark flavorsome bird and the smell of a horse from between the ears in a resplendent C-major chord of Syrah.   12 more words


These are the pants that make my long daily commute much easier and more comfortable

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Bull games, white horses and flamingoes - the exotic Carmargue

We find ourselves in a different world when we visit the Camargue region this week – a land of marshes surrounding the Petit Rhône river, rice fields, pink flamingoes, teaming bird life, white horses and proud fighting fit black bulls. 632 more words


Home is where the heart is

I like saying that I come from Lyon. But the truth is not as perfect as this sounds to me. No. The truth is that I come from Lyon’s countryside. 913 more words


SuperValu French Wine Sale

SuperValu’s French wine sale runs until 20th September, both online and in their stores.  Here are a few of their wines which I’ve tried and can heartily recommend: 469 more words


Goms Bridge - Switzerland

Opened in the summer of 2015, the “Goms Bridge” in Switzerland is 280 m long. This suspension bridge crosses the beautiful Rhône, one of the major rivers of Europe, at a height of 92 m for a mesmerizing view. 11 more words