Arrived in this little suburb of St Raphael on the Mediterranean. We are blessed to have a wonderful friend (with whom I worked in 1971-2) who has let us use their spacious house here. Five of us are well installed for 10 blissful days. The weather is fantastic too. It is a 10-minute walf to the beach. I thin I'm going to like it here!
On our many journeys, we like to explore the local sights, foods and drinks. We shop in markets and do some of our own cooking, if possible. I like to write about my travels while the experiences are fresh in my mind.... full info
Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am...more info