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Breathtaking Views of Normandy That Will Have You Daydreaming

I write so much about the beauties of Scotland, you’d think their tourist organization was blackmailing me with something. I think Scotland is stunning, but I am not blind to other great places around the world. And the region that impressed me as much as the Highlands did, was Normandy. Too bad they speak French …

Provence with Kids but Fun for Everyone

Let’s be honest. Provence sounds amazing. Rolling hills, fields of lavender, vineyards, a glass of wine, a bite of cheese, la vie est belle, right. Provence with kids? Omit the sticking cheese, forget about the wine and strolling the vineyards? Wrong. With our top tips the whole family is going to fall in love with …

How to do a day trip to the Le Mont Saint Michel with Kids

Le Mont Saint Michel

The comparison between Le Mont Saint Michel and Mick Jagger comes to mind, not because I am insane, but because both are rock-stars, generally described in superlatives, always surrounded by tremendous crowds, almost picture perfect from a distance and both have been through some turbulent times. Here are our tips on visiting Mont Saint Michel …