Archives for October, 2010
Not knocking this but does this tarte aux escargots /snail pie (really more like a quiche) entice anybody? I didn’t
Posted in Bourgogne/Burgundy, food and drinks, photos Tagged with: burgundy snails, france, french food, snail pie, tarte aux escargots
Ici, c’est comme ça! / This is what we do here! Maybe I’ve been in France too long, but am
Posted in signs Tagged with: Bathroom Etiquette, france, french, signs
Piggy banks seen in Vezelay. Were they made in France? Don’t answer that.
Posted in Bourgogne/Burgundy, photos Tagged with: bourgogne, Bourgogne/Burgundy, made in china, piggy banks, vezelay
We were in Paris a little while ago and headed over to Breizh Cafe, a creperie that focuses on quality
Posted in Bretagne/Brittany, restaurants, tips, travel and places, travel tip Tagged with: Breizh Café, cancale, creperie, crepes, france, galettes, japanese french
On our way to Vezelay, we decided to take a slight detour to peek at this tiny village just to
Posted in Bourgogne/Burgundy, tips, travel and places, travel tip Tagged with: bourgogne, Bourgogne/Burgundy, near vezelay, picnic in france, pierre perthuis, travel in france
Sometimes a croque monsieur (a ham, melted cheese and bechamel sauce sandwich) and fries hit the spot.
Posted in food and drinks, photos Tagged with: croque monsieur, france, french food
I thought some people might be interested to see what you can order to eat on the TGV, so I
Posted in cars/bikes/etc, food and drinks Tagged with: fast train in france, food on the fast train, france, french food, tgv
Me: WHY can’t we find corn on the cob in France? I want to bbq some during the summers! Him:
Posted in conversations, cultural differences, daily life, food and drinks, weird Tagged with: bisphenol a, bpa, canned corn, corn on the cob in france
How much more adorable and well-made can this animation of French clichés get? Not much.
Posted in cultural differences, funny, video Tagged with: cliches, france, french cliches
Patisserie Wagner 18 Rue Monge 21200 Beaune, France Telephone: +33 (0)9 50 26 24 69
Posted in food and drinks, pastries, tips Tagged with: beaune, france, french pastires, Pâtisserie Wagner, pastries
After you finish your walking tour of the Palais des papes (Popes Palace) in Avignon, and take the exit just
Posted in food and drinks, pastries, Provence, tips, travel and places, travel tip Tagged with: avignon, france, La Mirande, tea time
These panda shoes would look cute on one of my little nieces. FYI: Seen in Macon, France.
Posted in fashion, photos, shopping, tips Tagged with: cute, france, french shoes, macon, panda shoes