All About France #36

All About France #36

Here we are, it’s 1st of March and there’s snow on the ground in the South of France.  It’s mad!  To divert my mind away from the crazy weather for a while I’m hoping to read lots of wonderful posts about France here at the 36th...
Snow on the Côte d’Azur

Snow on the Côte d’Azur

We’ve had snow on the Côte d’Azur this week.  It’s such a rare occurrence that I felt it justified a photo reportage direct from the garden at Lou Messugo; very few words…the pictures speak for themselves.   Almost as soon as it started to snow...
Carnival – two very different celebrations

Carnival – two very different celebrations

In many parts of the world around this time of the year carnival in some form or other is taking place and here I’m going to tell you about two very different carnival celebrations.  Originally associated with a big blow out before the restrictions of Lent,...
All About France #35

All About France #35

Welcome back to #AllAboutFrance after a rather long festive break.  I hope everybody’s had a great Christmas and New Year, both of which seem a very long time ago now.  Officially, however, the Christmas season in Provence ends tomorrow with Chandeleur, the...
All About France #34

All About France #34

Welcome to the Christmas 2017 edition of All About France, the linky all about France!  If you’re looking to link up a blog post, get some holiday inspiration, possibly find some festive cheer or just have a good old read about your favourite country, France,...
Christmas Traditions in Provence

Christmas Traditions in Provence

Christmas in Provence is full of traditions both ancient and new, religious and secular, making it a fascinating and fun time to visit this part of France.  Provence is such a popular summertime destination that it might come as a surprise to find out that it’s also...
A flying visit to Milan

A flying visit to Milan

Not so long ago while doing some holiday research I discovered that Milan’s Malpensa airport offers a wider selection of destinations at better prices than our local airport Nice.  Having taken everything into account – fuel, motorway tolls, airport parking and even...
All About France #33

All About France #33

Welcome to the 33rd All About France monthly linky all about France! If you’re a blogger and this is your first time here you might want to find out more here. If you’re simply visiting my blog for a read then I hope you enjoy all the posts about France;...

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