Category: Travel

USA: holiday photo no 13

It’s been pretty quiet this week in Long Branch without the Tik Tok generation but maybe that’s on account of the dip in temperature.

USA: holiday photo no 12

We’re now staying in Long Branch – necessity not choice – which is close to my beloved’s client. While he’s off working I shall be more than happy to relax by the pool, or on our balcony, with a good book. We both feel… Continue Reading “USA: holiday photo no 12”

USA: holiday photo no 11

Sittin’ on the dock of the bay!

USA: holiday photo no 10

Much enjoyed our stay in Cape May over the Memorial Weekend where we feasted royally on the local population of oysters and lobsters.

USA: holiday photo no 8

After walking all over Washington, I now have weary feet and am looking forward to 10 days of beach time before hitting New York.

USA: holiday photo no 7

We’ve moved onto Washington DC which has many, many monuments.

USA: holiday photo no 6

More gardens; not for nothing is Philadelphia the US garden state!

USA: holiday photo no 5

It’s a Thursday, so here is a fabulous Philly door. We’re away for 3 weeks so I’m posting photos each day as I won’t have time to blog.

Visit to La Coulée verte René-Dumont ou La Promenade plantée

Finding a local treasure is always a delight in Paris and la Coulée Verte is indeed one of those, an off-the-beaten-path place to stroll surrounded by greenery and unique views of the city. The Promenade plantée is an extensive green belt that follows the… Continue Reading “Visit to La Coulée verte René-Dumont ou La Promenade plantée”

Trip to an abandoned railway line in Paris

If you’ve visited Paris as many times as I have you’ll have checked off all the essential tourist hubs and now want to experience the nitty-gritty of the real Paris. Far from the tour buses that run through Place de la Concorde and the groups… Continue Reading “Trip to an abandoned railway line in Paris”