Climate Change. Can it be that bad ?

In our peaceful area of natural beauty we often consider ourselves as being closeted from many of the evolving realities of life. Our air is fresh and clear. Our cloudless nights reflect skies that sparkle with the brightest stars. Our rivers are clean and free to...

Story of ‘Oradour-Sur-Glane’ France

In the Limosin region of southern central France a ghostly village, Oradour-sur-Glane, stands forsaken and forlorn. Today only inquisitive tourists bring human life to the horror of one of the worst war crimes committed by the German army in World War II. Around 2...

Preparations and Celebrations for a Christmas in France

Each year brings new pleasures when celebrating the Festive Season. This is a time for planning , preparing and  being creative. The celebrations are always worthwhile. The joy and spirit of goodwill, the closeness of friends and family, more than compensate for all...

Why Normandy is Best for Cycling Holidays

Rich in culture, food and steeped in history and ancient landmarks, Normandy is a wonderful holiday destination. It’s proximity to ferry ports takes the hassle out of traveling, which is probably one of the reasons Normandy has become a popular destination for...

What’s Art?

Art is in the hands of the moulder and beauty in the eyes of the beholder. So now I’m a ‘poet’ and I didn’t even know it! Seriously though, where does Art begin and end? What constitutes Art in every sense of the word? Recently we had the pleasure of welcoming some...