Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France

A French lunch is sadly missed just now. The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny that I caught in a retro setting. This is one aspect of French travel that I so miss in this current situation and I am sure that resonates with many of you. One day we can safely travelContinue reading “Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France”

Hotel Restaurant Baudy in Monets Giverny France

A French lunch is sadly missed just now. Hotel Baudy which was of course a haunt of Monet and his friends is a very atmospheric venue for lunch. You can eat also in the garden opposite under some shade. Like most of this special village you can step back in time here in your imagination.Continue reading “Hotel Restaurant Baudy in Monets Giverny France”

Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny, France has some quiet spots and this is a lovely view of a secluded spot near the Japanese garden. Seeing such beautiful and atmospheric places is one aspect of French travel that I so miss in this current situation and I am sure that resonates withContinue reading “Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel”

Claude Monet Haystacks House and Garden Giverny French Travel Books

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny, France has some beautiful spots. This one of the famous haystacks is in the fields opposite. I doubt these are the same haystacks that Monet painted however! You can let your imagination run wild though. I am sure it was a favorite view of Monet andContinue reading “Claude Monet Haystacks House and Garden Giverny French Travel Books”

French Travels, Springsteen, Cricket and Brief Encounters

I have started writing in this imposed isolation my new book about our travels in Normandy & Brittany. Coincidentally I was watching the English version of Antiques Roadshow recently and it produced a blast from my past as well as reminding me of people we have encountered in France, in this case Normandy, under theContinue reading “French Travels, Springsteen, Cricket and Brief Encounters”

Photography Exhibition Left Bank Paris France Juliette Greco

We came across this photography exhibition on the left bank in Paris as we strolled along the quays. I particularly loved this one of Juliette Greco on a balcony overlooking the SEine with Notre Dame in the distance. A very evocative photograph. Please enjoy my French travel books on Amazon.

Morgan Vintage Car gathering from our Sancerre France Wine Tour

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Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny, France has some beautiful spots and this I think is the classic view towards the Japanese Bridge. I am sure it was a favorite view of Monet also. Maybe soon we can safely travel again – hope you are all safe and well. Please check outContinue reading “Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel”

Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny, France has some beautiful spots and this I think is the classic view towards the house. I am sure it was a favorite view of Monet also. I think it is a very easy leap of imagination to visualize Monet painting here and the children playingContinue reading “Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel”

Antique shop on a visit to Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny, France has around it a lovely village that really just consists of one long street. One of the shops along the road was this antique shop run by a friendly affable gentleman. He allowed us to browse and saw our interest in some 19th century portContinue reading “Antique shop on a visit to Claude Monet’s House and Garden Giverny French Travel”