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How France Changed My Food Preferences

This article first appeared on InsidersAbroad, check them out for more expat news from Spain, Italy and France. The best part of moving (and traveling) to a new country is exploring all of its culinary delights.  France is well…


Ski Week in Courchevel: 6 Things I Learned

If by chance you can’t stand my writing and won’t read the rest of the post, do yourself a favour and don’t miss David’s epic video of our equally epic holiday embedded at the bottom. During the month of…


A weekend in Languedoc-Roussillon

This was our third May in France and once again we packed all the long weekends with trips. Taking the opportunity to explore, discover new places and get out of the city.  After an epic and exhausting one week…


Day trip to Amiens

It won’t be a surprise to you when I say that Paris and the surrounding has some really great architecture.  So it was a no-brainer to take Amy’s suggestion for a girls’ day trip to Amiens to see the…


Day Trip to Chartres

Just when you think you can’t bother to visit another church, the opportunity comes up to visit the Chartres Cathedral and the charming town of Chartres with AWG, and I say, “Why not? When in France…” I personally love…


Girls’ Trip to Deauville

Less than 12 hours after landing back in Paris, I was on a train the next morning with Bobbie (a fellow Canadian) to meet the other girls, Amy, Val and Katie who were already in Deauville for a mini-getaway. …