Face it: sometimes you don’t have a great deal of time to spend in a city. But I’ve learned that you can pack a lot in in just 24 hours, if you plan ahead and prioritize what you want to do. Here’s what I did with my short 24 hours in Nice, France. By Susan Guillory. 24 Hours in Nice… Read More
France is one of the most visited countries in Europe. With Mediterranean beaches, the French Alps, metropolitan cities and medieval villages it has it all.
My wife and I spend part of the year living in France. When we started we didn’t know anyone there and it would have been easy to just hang out with other expats. But we wanted French friends – that was part of the experience, right? The only problem was that French people have a reputation for being unfriendly to Americans. So it… Read More
When it comes to a romantic city break, Paris and Rome are always top contenders for places to go to sweep your partner off their feet in a romantic, exciting and culture filled few days. With both cities offering many similar advantages, when it comes to making the decision you have to ask yourself – are you a Roman or a Parisian?
How can you love McDonalds in France? It is a country renowned for its rich cuisine and fine wine. Stepping foot in a McDonalds is like thumbing your nose at the French heritage. There is nothing that we love more than sitting in an outdoor cafe, drinking wine and sampling rich cheeses and cured meats. Like the French, we have a love affair with their food. We couldn’t wait to peruse the menu of a restaurant and choose something mouth wateringly delicious. The prix fix menus were our saviour as we could sample a few dishes at a time. Oh yes, we loved eating in France. So Why McDonalds