ST. EMILION May 8th 2012 Since we had no appointments at any particular chateau in St. Emilion we decided to take advantage of the bank holiday (end of WWII) and sleep in before we head out. This gave us a chance to catch up on some sleep. They way we travel, is pretty much go go go from 7 am until 11 pm so the occasional sleep until 9 or 9:30 is very nice. We did miss breakfast, but the beef from last night was still ... read more
Europe » France » Aquitaine » Saint-Emilion 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... ... read more
My partner and I are passionate about traveling and food. When we travel our goal is to get a real feel for the place we are visiting. We do not just visit the main attractions but get off the beaten path, try to expereience what the locals expereience. We have a great respect for other clutures, history and food we try to work all of this into our travel expereience. I started this Blog to share our experiences in hopes that others might have a better expereience when they travel.
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