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Beautiful Places to Visit

From vibrant cities to quiet villages, join me on my journey and learn about my favourite places.

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Wonderful Things To Do

See beautiful buildings, find the best cafés, visit gorgeous chateaux and discover stunning gardens.

Discover My Favourite Places to Stay in France - All Things French

Dreamy Places to Stay

Stay in gorgeous, provincial BnB's, discover boutique hotels, find a country house to look after.

Get Organised With Your Travel - All Things French

Live Light, Travel Well

Feel organised, travel comfortably and arrive in style. Top travel tips from a Professional Organiser.

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I’m a Hopeless Francophile in Love with France.

As I sit here to write shortly after my return from France, I am compelled to ask myself, ”What is a Francophile?’. ‘Why am I so drawn to this country?’. I am ecstatic when I arrive … in tears when I go. What is it that draws me back here again, and …

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10 Steps to Make Your Holiday to France a Reality.

One thing I hear repeatedly from people is that ‘one day’ they’ll take a holiday to France. But how to make this happen when family responsibilities, perhaps money, job commitments, and other distractions complicate the simple desire to just go? I have been lucky enough to holiday in France regularly (no mean …

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Get Organised With Your Travel - All Things French

Clear the Clutter and Get Organised for Travel.

I’ve made the decision. Soon enough, I’ll be leaving on that jet plane! Time to get organised Packing to go away for a few months takes some strategy. What to let go of, what to store, what to take? I grew up constantly on the move, a was a fully-fledged, …

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The Strategy of Getting Organised with Storage.

Are you heading off for a while? Travelling? Taking the plunge? Packing your life into boxes and stashing it into storage can be an organised, methodical process. Or, it can be a nightmare – depending upon how you handle it. I like organised…it’s in my DNA! I start way out …

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Enjoy a Night Out Like a Local in Paris – The 14th Arrondissement

Deep into the left bank of the River Seine, discover the meeting grounds of the unforgettable ‘Lost Generation’. Many writers, painters, sculptors, and actors, such as Hemingway, Picasso, Fitzgerald and Chagall, found solace and inspiration in the Bohemian lifestyle of Paris during the 1920’s. In Montparnasse, amongst the buzz of …

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Experience Absolute Luxury at the Palais Garnier.

Few places, in my experience, can match the extravagance of the Palais Garnier, 10 Place de l’Opéra, in Paris’ IV arrondissement. The 1979-seat Opera House is the most lavish building I have ever seen, perhaps ever built, in the modern age. The Palais Garnier has incredible detailing, opulence and majesty. This …

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Come with me on my travels

Share in my delight of the beauty of the people, the style of the cities and towns, the colour of the countryside, the delicious flavours and distinctive culture of this most captivating country. Come to Paris, visit the chateaux, relax on the Riviera, get lost in the tiny, age-old rues, and indulge in our common love of All Things French.

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