Venus de Milo: Louvre Museum, Paris

Venus de Milo Louvre Museum (1)

Have you ever wondered about all of the hullabaloo over the Venus de Milo? Here’s why…

Travel Photo: Bicycle in the Citadel at Blaye, France

Bicycle in  Bordeaux France_

You know, in the world of travel photography, there is something intriguing about a bicycle leaning against a wall. Come peek….

Top 10 Reasons We Loved Our Uniworld European River Cruise

Uniworld River Royale Bordeaux France

We just took our very first river cruise, and here’s 10 reasons Uniworld helped us to fall in love with river cruising. Read on…

Hotel Fouquet’s Barriére: 5-Star Luxury in the Heart of Paris

Hôtel Fouquet's Barrière

The story of our stay in this fabulous 5-star hotel situated right on the Champ-Élysées, and two blocks from the Arc de Triomphe. Read on…

Bordeaux Windmill Through the Window

Windmill Bordeaux Wine Region France

A dreamy windmill I photographed in the Bordeaux wine region of France. Come see a much larger view! Read on…

Exceptional French Dining: L’Abeille at Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

Wild Pigeon at L'Albeille Restaurant Shangri La Hotel Paris

If I weren’t a bit on the quiet side, I might have been tempted to stand on the table and give the chef a standing ovation when he came out to greet us.

Shangri-La Hotel Paris: Former Palace of Napoleon’s Grand Nephew

Eiffel Tower view - Shangri-La Hotel, Paris

This is unquestionably one of the finest hotels we’ve had the opportunity to visit. Plus, we’ve got a number of valuable complimentary VIP perks for your stay.

Schwarzbrot in a Parisian Bread Shop

Schwarzbrot in a Parisian Bread Shop

Like Scylla and Charybdis calling the sailors of old, the aromas coming from this small Parisian bread shop had us soon munching on a piece of piping-hot bread.

Our Experience: Flying Air France Business Class

Flying aboard the Air France A380

We share our experience flying business class with Air France, and we’ve got some special bulk-rate fares to share with you as well. Read on…