All Posts Tagged With: "diane de poitiers"

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Bicycle Gourmet’s French Chateau

  Bicycle Gourmet’s French Chateau – truth be told – is not actually owned by your humble scribbler. But it is the one, of all I have known and seen – that I would like to be the owner of. While it’s a cliche to say Chenonceau is “steeped in History” (and what French Chetau […]

5Jan2016 | | 34 comments | Continued
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French History – The Tears of Chenonceau

French History is the World’s greatest(and longest running)action adventure movie. Chock full of everything you could want in a Hollywood blockbuster.(expect the SFX, bien sur.) Love, Intrigue, Betrayal, Murder, Assassination, Torture, War,Plagues.  And, ocassionally, a few brief periods of peace, happiniess and justice for all. Although I am, as you are well aware, a “dyed […]

16Jun2011 | | 8 comments | Continued