Harbourside at Granville Normandy France

Please check out my travel books on Amazon – enjoy France from your armchair until we can fully travel again. Looking forward to travelling again soon. Thank you and hope everyone keeps safe. – Merci Neal The harbourside at Granville Normandy is a great place for photography but even better for a great fresh fishContinue reading “Harbourside at Granville Normandy France”

Pont Aven Brittany France Gauguin and friends painted here

Lovely Pont-Aven France which is synonymous with Gauguin who lived and painted here despite the derision and hostility of the residents. Today’s residents are proud of the association and market his presence widely throughout the town. Gauguin particularly upset the locals by parading his Javanese mistress Anna who adorned herself with her pet monkey. ThisContinue reading “Pont Aven Brittany France Gauguin and friends painted here”

Sunday Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France

I was reminded of an experience we had in Southern Ireland in Wicklow south of Dublin a few years earlier. We were briefly in a rural village that had a circular green around an old monument and around this green there came a battered old Volvo car with an equally battered radio blaring out fromContinue reading “Sunday Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France”

Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France a Quiet spot

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny has some quiet spots and this is a lovely view of the house through the planting. 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 with many of you.Continue reading “Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France a Quiet spot”

NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France

I was reminded of an experience we had in Southern Ireland in Wicklow south of Dublin a few years earlier. We were briefly in a rural village that had a circular green around an old monument and around this green there came a battered old Volvo car with an equally battered radio blaring out fromContinue reading “NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France”

Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France a Quiet spot

The beautiful house and garden of Monet in Giverny has some quiet spots and this is a lovely view of the house through the planting. 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 with many of you.Continue reading “Monet’s House and Garden Giverny France a Quiet spot”

Springsteen, French Travels, Cricket and Brief Encounters My NEW Blog Page

I note that recently ‘The Boss’ was 71. I have seen Springsteen many times over the years and had the pleasure of meeting him on one occasion. It made me recall the number of times I have met well known people on my travels – right place, right time. Hope you enjoy this recollection centeredContinue reading “Springsteen, French Travels, Cricket and Brief Encounters My NEW Blog Page”

NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France

I was reminded of an experience we had in Southern Ireland in Wicklow south of Dublin a few years earlier. We were briefly in a rural village that had a circular green around an old monument and around this green there came a battered old Volvo car with an equally battered radio blaring out fromContinue reading “NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France”

NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France

I was reminded of an experience we had in Southern Ireland in Wicklow south of Dublin a few years earlier. We were briefly in a rural village that had a circular green around an old monument and around this green there came a battered old Volvo car with an equally battered radio blaring out fromContinue reading “NEW BLOG Lunch with the locals at Le Chantier St Philibert Brittany France”

Harbourside at Granville Normandy France

Please check out my travel books on Amazon – enjoy France from your armchair until we can fully travel again. Looking forward to travelling again soon. Thank you and hope everyone keeps safe. – Merci Neal The harbourside at Granville Normandy is a great place for photography but even better for a great fresh fishContinue reading “Harbourside at Granville Normandy France”