My Life as a Zucchini (Ma Vie de Courgette) review and behind the scenes

By |animation, exhibitions, films, France, Geneva, Lyon, museums, Switzerland, UNESCO|

My Life as a Zucchini (Ma Vie de Courgette) As soon as I heard about this film I felt some affinity with it. It is a Franco-Suisse production directed by Swiss director Claude

Travel: 10 tips for planning the perfect Loire Valley Castles trip

By |castles, France, Les plus beaux villages de France, Loire Valley, travel, UNESCO|

(Château d'Ussé) (map from France Tourism) The Loire is the longest river in France at over 1000km (600 miles) long and the stunning Loire Valley (Val de Loire) spanning 280km

Travel: Chauvet Cave (Caverne du Pont d’Arc), France and its 36,000 year old prehistoric cave paintings

By |Ardeche, France, museums, travel, UNESCO, Vallon Pont d'Arc|

 (sorry, I'm having troubles with paragraph breaks not appearing in this post. I'm not sure why :( ). The Caverne du Pont d'Arc Cave in the Ardèche department of southern France

Travel: The fairytale castle city of Carcassonne, France

By |Carcassonne, castles, food, France, travel, UNESCO|

Ever since I discovered the UNESCO World Heritage sites list I've become fascinated with it. It's my goal to visit all the sites in France and as many others around

The Little Prince exhibition in Versailles

By |exhibitions, films, France, Le Petit Prince, museums, Paris, travel, UNESCO, Versailles|

My Little Prince had been bugging me to take him to Versailles to see his exhibition. It's only on until the end of February so I had no choice but

The Grand Budapest Hotel and Fantastic Mr Fox movie sets exhibition, Lyon

By |exhibitions, films, France, Grand Budapest Hotel, Lyon, museums, UNESCO|

    (en français) Wes Anderson exhibition in Lyon, France - The Grand Budapest Hotel and Fantastic Mr Fox movie sets and props The other day I saw on Cloporte's Instagram

Le Mont Saint Michel, France : #HelloWorldRelay Part IX

By |France, Le Mont Saint Michel, photography, travel, UNESCO|

Part VIII : Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, France Part IX : Le Mont Saint Michel After I'd finished taking pictures at the Normandy American cemetery, we input Le Mont

Le Havre and Auguste Perret : #HelloWorldRelay Part IV

By |France, Le Havre, travel, UNESCO|

Part III : Maison de Monet Part IV : Le Havre and Auguste Perret It would be impossible to write about Le Havre without mentioning Auguste Perret (1874-1954). He was