Category Archives: France

Cousins in Paris

After driving from Meaux, Dan and I arrived in Paris at the Hyatt Regency Paris Étoile on the afternoon of Friday, June 15th. We picked this hotel as we had some points to use up and it was conveniently located just … Continue reading

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King of Brie – Meaux

When my first cousin Jo-Anna mentioned they were planning on going to Europe on one of Tim’s business trips with the boys, we could not pass up the opportunity to meet them over the Eid al Fitr long weekend. We … Continue reading

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Champagne, Chablis and Burgundy

Our Champagne, Chablis and Burgundy wine tour began on the morning of Monday, May 30th. We hopped on the bus in Paris with our group of 20 and were on our way to Champagne. Our first stop was Billecart-Salmon, the … Continue reading

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Chateau de Versailles

The weekend after hosting our cocktail party, we were on our way to France for vacation. Earlier in the year, we found a wine tour we wanted to go on in the Champagne-Burgundy wine regions. The tour started on Monday, … Continue reading

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Three Countries in a Flash

Soon after Dan returned from trekking through the Borneo rainforest, I was off on my own little adventure. We had a 3 day public holiday at the beginning of December and I had exactly two days annual leave to use up … Continue reading

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