On-y-va!

No doubt you will have heard this phrase if you’ve ever visited France, or perhaps you remember it from your school lessons?  Literally meaning, “Let’s go!”, we’re adopting this phrase to focus on the future.  I hope you’ll join us. Having now waved “Au-revoir” to our French and English guests fortunate enough to have cruised…

Steaming ahead…

I’m not one to sit on my laurels.  I’m a half-glass-full person, a positive-thinker, a go-getter, and some might even say, obstinate woman!When life gives me lemons, I’ll make barrels of lemonade.  I firmly believe that for every problem there is a solution and that life is all about adapting.So, you’ll not be surprised to…

The Three Gs: Gien, Grapes and Goats’ cheese

Thank you for clicking! Now, simply read on to discover more about Gien, Grapes and Goats’ cheese, in the Loire Valley. Gien, the town on the Loire Excavations have shown that Gien was a trading post for farmers and blacksmiths in pre-historic times, and that a town was founded in Roman times.As a Protestant town, Gien…