All Posts Tagged With: "chennonnceau"

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Royale French History Lesson

  The Royale French  History Lesson goes down every year. All over France.  Usually just for one day.  Sometimes two. And, happily, it’s (mostly) free. While it’s not a holiday in the strict sense of the word, it’s equally, not a day of work. It’s offical title is : “Le Journee Du Patrimoine.” which, loosely translated(and […]

12Jul2019 | | 32 comments | Continued
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French Wine Cola Marriage

The French Wine Cola Marriage  is the latest wrinkle on the face of French Wine merchandising. It’s, as the name suggests, red wine, “flavored” with a cola. DA BG says : YEEEECH! (and, yes, you may quote me) While some would applaud this as “progress advancement away from traditionalism”, others (myself included) call it for what […]

24Jul2013 | | 21 comments | Continued
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French Country Travel Life Camera Caper – Part Two

(Author’s note: checking out PART ONE could make the following ” mo beddah”)     Ok – here’s the pulse-quickening second installment of my French Country Travel Life Camera Caper.   As two weeks dissovled into the start of three, still no camera. And to add to the free floating anxiety, my pals needed their apartment […]

18Jul2013 | | 23 comments | Continued