Nice, France

The drive along the sweeping arm of the French Riviera has burned itself into my brain with indelible colors, awash like an artist’s palette, of the Mediterranean Sea. We drove on to Nice with it’s breathtaking cliff views.  The port … Continue reading

From the French Riviera with Love

The Carlton Intercontinental, Cannes  Leaving St. Tropez we drove to Cannes for our night stay. Driving right past the  Grand Auditorium Louis Lumière where the famed Cannes Film Festival takes place, on boulevard de La Croisette it was difficult to hold back the … Continue reading

St. Tropez

You’ve heard the lavender scented stories, they’re all true. At Aix en Provence, we walked all over the village center. This is Cezanne-land where even the streets pay homage to the great artist. Being a Sunday, most things were closed, … Continue reading

Avignon, France: Fairytale City

French Travelogue: Up at 8:00am and still no Twitter this morning. Had to download Twitter for Blackberry as UberTwitter is not allied in Switzerland. More strawberries, croissants and coffee for petite dejuener.  It is very hazy over lake Geneva but … Continue reading

Cape Cod: Pilgrimages and Pumpkins

Every year, this time of year, when I step outside seeming to waken from a dream, I notice the leaves have suddenly lost that glossy green and traded it for the lavish, marvelous rich tones of a Fall Fashion Week. … Continue reading