Europe

November 13, 2017

Alassio, Italy in the Province of Savona and the Liguria region.

This past Saturday, November 11, 2018 I made the 95 KM (about 57 mile) trip from Menton, France to the lovely Italian resort town of Alassio, […]
November 6, 2017

Menton, France Reflections on lunch yesterday at Restaurant Mirazur.

Restaurant Mirazur is located on the banks of the Mediterranean Sea in the town of Menton, France.  According to one survey, Restaurant Mirazur was rated 4th […]
November 3, 2017

Menton, France November 3, 2017

I arrived in Menton, my “coup de foudre” or love at first sight French village very early this morning-12:10 am actually and spent a pretty good […]
October 30, 2017

Shakespeare and London with a short stint in Menton beforehand.

Hi everyone, I know it has been a while since I posted on my blog.  I have been consumed with becoming a stock photographer and I […]
June 23, 2017

The Brontes and Haworth, UK.

Haworth, West Riding, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom ( population about 6000) located about 212 miles north of London and about 60 miles north east of Manchester […]
June 19, 2017

Chatsworth House Part 3- The Kennedy Connection

So now we come to the third and final installment commemorating my visit to Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England and it’s connection with the famous American Kennedy […]
June 19, 2017

Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, England Part 2 The grounds.

After the formality and grandeur of Chatsworth House itself, the gardens offer an open space of over 100 acres which is available to the public for […]
May 28, 2017

Lyme Park Cheshire, United Kingdom

I hope you will pardon my tardiness in making blog posts but I have been a very busy, sightseeing, tourist in England.  Yesterday, 27 May 2017 […]
May 23, 2017

Menton, France.

You have probably never heard of the town that I fell in love with in October 2016 during a brief few hour visit-Menton.  A city of […]
May 21, 2017

Italy and the Cinque Terre

Menton, our base on the French Riviera, is but a few miles from the border between France and Italy and the Italian, seaside towns of San […]
May 16, 2017

Good bye Paris-Hello Menton!

Hello again dear friends and followers.  My daughter Anne Burns has been with me since May 7 first in Paris and today in Menton.  Now I […]
May 6, 2017

Chateau Thierry France May 2017

I sincerely apologize but I was simply overwhelmed by my visit to the city of Chateau Thierry, my three and a half and part of a […]
April 30, 2017

Lunch with Keira Knightley and friend at Le Verre Vole’

Every once in a while in Paris one comes across someone famous right out of the blue.  I went to Le Verre Vole’ one of my […]
April 29, 2017

American Military Cemetery Suresnes, France

I am sure that some of you think me a bit odd for my focus on American Military Cemeteries but I think it is very important, […]
April 26, 2017

Lunch at Le Bistrot des Oies

Wow, what a great lunch in a wonderful bistro that one might have dined in in 1917 instead of 2017 and maybe even in 1817!  So […]
April 26, 2017

Hello from Paris

Hi everyone from 13 rue Marie & Louise Paris, France 75010 or the 10th arrondissement!  I arrived yesterday around 6 pm and fell into a coma […]