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”

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”

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”

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”

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”

Monet Garden Giverny France with added visitors

Giverny was a wonderful visit for us and I am about to start writing of it for my next book on Normandy and Brittany. I hope to include some more artwork from my book illustrator but this one has got me in the right mood to start writing. Hope you enjoy it.

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 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 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. 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 dayContinue reading “Hotel Restaurant Baudy Giverny France”

Pont Aven Brittany France Gauguin was it’s famous resident

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 was it’s famous resident”