COGNAC May 9th 2012 Today we headed for Cognac, yes that Cognac. We had breakfast at the hotel and were off early today. Cognac is a short drive, but we only have today so we want to make sure we get there in time to see at least one producer. It is a partly cloudy day but very warm the humidity level as really picked up.
We had no difficulty finding the right direction out of town and took the Auto Route most of ... read more
Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Cognac 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 name is Chris Wright, my partner and I are passionate about traveling and food. I am an attorney/cpa and also own a small in-home dinning catering business. My partner is a designer/event planner. 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 be... full info