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Travelling in Ardèche: Aubenas

Aubenas was our first stop in Ardèche. It’s a town in the southwest of France, with a population of about 12,000 people. We parked at a outdoor parking lot on the outskirts of the city center, and walked just a few…

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La Ferme des Frères Perrel / The Perrel Brothers’ Farm
La Ferme des Frères Perrel / The Perrel Brothers’ Farm
La Ferme des Frères Perrel / The Perrel Brothers’ Farm
La Ferme des Frères Perrel / The Perrel Brothers’ Farm
Architecture, Auvergne, Charming, Eco Museum, France, Haute-Loire, History, Picnic, Rhone-Alpes, Travel, Village

La Ferme des Frères Perrel / The Perrel Brothers’ Farm

On a drizzly August day in the Haute-Loire region of France, we drove through the Auvergne hills and reached La Ferme des Frères Perrel. One thing I love about visiting this type of place is that it is off the…

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Silk Industry in Lyon
Silk Industry in Lyon
Silk Industry in Lyon
Silk Industry in Lyon
Silk Industry in Lyon
Fabric, France, History, Inspiration, Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, Silk, Travel

Silk Industry in Lyon

The city of Lyon is not far from my husband’s home village and we like to hang out there when we go to France. The two rivers,  the Saône and the Rhône, divide the arrondissements (neighborhoods) into three sections. Vieux Lyon,…

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