Lavender Fields at their best in a Provencal Summer

Travellers have their own favourite areas of Provence where they appreciate the vast fields of lavender. For me the finest spot is close to Banon. In fact anywhere around that village whether you head towards Forqualquier, as in this shot, or north of the village back across towards the famous area around Sault, you willContinue reading “Lavender Fields at their best in a Provencal Summer”

Please read my NEW page for my First Time We Saw Paris travel book

READ ABOUT MY PERSONAL PARIS MEMOIR – NOW ON AMAZON Get a flavour of what my book is all about and enjoy a visit to the most beautiful and interesting of regions. Our journey begins in the cold North of England and arrives via Paris in Canet Plage close to Perpignan, the Catalan heart ofContinue reading “Please read my NEW page for my First Time We Saw Paris travel book”

Eiffel Tower the symbol of Paris

I believe some visitors still feel the same way as the writer Guy de Maupassant who famously always ate on the Eiffel Tower as it was the only place he couldn’t see what he felt was a monstrosity. For me it is a symbol of the start of my travels to France. We pulled upContinue reading “Eiffel Tower the symbol of Paris”

Provence and the South Photography to Enjoy as we look forward to travel again

Please enjoy some more photography from our travels in Provence. They compliment my French travel writing and these are available on Amazon including Kindle Unlimited. Hope you enjoy and you are all keeping safe and ready to travel again for real. PLEASE CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL VIEW

Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail

We took the car as far as we could above the wine village of Gigondas before the road met the impassable Dentelles de Montmirail. Waking a little farther up the old shepherds track it opened up to this spectacular view. The peaks are named because of the lace like structure but there is nothing softContinue reading “Dramatic view of Les Dentelles de Montmirail”

Provence and the South Photography to Enjoy as we look forward to travel again

Please enjoy some more photography from our travels in Provence. They compliment my French travel writing and these are available on Amazon including Kindle Unlimited. Hope you enjoy and you are all keeping safe and ready to travel again for real. PLEASE CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL VIEW

A NEW French Journey by Photography – Take a tour

All the photography was taken by myself on our visits to Paris and the French regions. I hope you enjoy them and please look up my stories of our travels on Amazon. My next book will be a tour around France starting in Normandy. I hope you will come with me and be inspired toContinue reading “A NEW French Journey by Photography – Take a tour”

Provence and the South Photography to Enjoy as we look forward to travel again

Please enjoy some more photography from our travels in Provence. They compliment my French travel writing and these are available on Amazon including Kindle Unlimited. Hope you enjoy and you are all keeping safe and ready to travel again for real. PLEASE CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL VIEW

Paris Restaurants Cafes and locations NEW Photography

A few shots taken over the last few years. Paris always draws you back and hopefully we can travel again soon – CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL VIEW

A NEW French Journey by Photography – Take a tour

All the photography was taken by myself on our visits to Paris and the French regions. I hope you enjoy them and please look up my stories of our travels on Amazon. My next book will be a tour around France starting in Normandy. I hope you will come with me and be inspired toContinue reading “A NEW French Journey by Photography – Take a tour”