Domaine de Varenne in Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye.

Living The French Life At Domaine de Varenne

Domaine de Varenne is situated in the stunning countryside of  Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye, in the Burgundy back roads. If you haven’t visited this part of France then put it on your list, it is truly the most breathtaking part of the world. The true France, featuring chocolate box cottages. In villages that would give any Disney movie …

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My Sunday Photo, The Beauty of Chateau Ratilly

My Sunday Photo, The Beauty of Chateau Ratilly

I know I know. My Sunday photo is getting more and more every week. This week it’s my Sunday 16 photos, but how can you visit somewhere so stunning and not share it. But you did get off lightly as I narrowed these down from hundreds. This to me is a real Disney Castle, a …

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Being Part of Living History At Guedelon Castle

Being Part of Living History At Guedelon Castle With Kids

When we were invited to be part of living history at Guedelon Castle I didn’t really know what to expect, here are my thoughts of visiting Guedelon Castle With Kids I mean, when someone tells you, you are going to visit a living working castle such a Guedelon Castle, which is being built from scratch, …

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A Post Card From Château de Saint-Fargeau

I have been sat thinking how on earth do I put today into words? This week has been the most incredible week, full of amazing experiences that have made us fall in love with France and the people for Burgundy and Pays De Guedelon. And then today happened, a day of firsts, a day where …

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A Post Card from Domaine de Varenne 1

A Post Card from Domaine de Varenne

What a day, we were up at 5.30 to get the ferry to France, and hit tea time traffic in Paris which resulted in a bit of an epic journey through some horrendous traffic in torrential rain. But then as the traffic thinned and the scenery grew greener we started to relax and really see …

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