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”

La maison de Solveig French restaurant Saignon Provence

This small sheltered courtyard restaurant in Saignon is a joy. The staff are welcoming and the food is simple and tasty. A very relaxed courtyard gives welcome shade to enjoy a very pleasant lunch with a carafe of Rose wine. A treat in this lovely hilltop village that gives a fabulous view over the Luberon.Continue reading “La maison de Solveig French restaurant Saignon Provence”

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”

Vézelay Basilica of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine ENJOY MY FRENCH TRAVEL BOOKS and imagine touring France once again

The Cremerie was exactly what is suggest in Paris. It sold butter and milk and other dairy products but quite often they had tables set out. Customers could enjoy a Plat du jour and a carafe of wine. Most often the tables were occupied by the same people each day as they were very much the local restaurant of people nearby. The food was cheap and very authentic to Paris and the time period.

La maison de Solveig French restaurant Saignon Provence

This small sheltered courtyard restaurant in Saignon is a joy. The staff are welcoming and the food is simple and tasty. A very relaxed courtyard gives welcome shade to enjoy a very pleasant lunch with a carafe of Rose wine. A treat in this lovely hilltop village that gives a fabulous view over the Luberon.Continue reading “La maison de Solveig French restaurant Saignon Provence”

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”