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Part II It is every writer’s dream to land a housesitting job in France. I’d have three months to start (and abort) a novel while...

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Where Is The Gers? Taking a back road into Auch, France (population: 22,000), the remote ersatz capital of the Gers, in a rented Renault time...

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Climbing up the wide circular stone staircase to our hotel room in the Chateau des Ducs de Joyeuse on the first night, I knew...

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Photography by Emma Krasov Ancient Romans are often brought to mind in the wine-producing region of AOP Costières de Nîmes. The city of Nîmes, a...

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In late May 2010 the Second International Malbec Days Conference took place in Cahors, France. There were 100 Malbec producers mainly from France and...

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Champagne, Taittinger & Reims: The lore of champagne is filled with courageous acts and bold people. Napoleon was a great lover of champagne and...

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Though the Illinois snow tried to cancel my flight, I still made it safe once more across the Atlantic to Paris, France, just...

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Cleopatra floating on her royal barge along the Nile could not have felt more pampered or majestic than I floating along the canals of...

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While recently solo traveling in Paris, France I had the pleasure of participating in a French cooking class through Marguerite’s Elegant Home Cooking. Attending a...