FRAMING FRANCE; STRASBOURG

– Last weekend, possibly the final weekend of glorious sunshine for another year, we went to Strasbourg, the final birthday celebration, a city that is fully French, was once German for almost 50 years and is now filled with pretzels, flammenkueche, and all around adorability… And good cocktails! What? I’m Irish!!! Seriously, I wanted to […]

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ESCAPE TO THE SOUTH, FRAMING FRANCE

  A weekend in Marseille, Frioul, Cassis and the hills and beaches of Calanque… Frioul Archipelago Marseille seen from the Frioul and the island of If, from The Count of Monte Cristo Vieux Port, Marseille¬† Calanque View from the restaurant in Calanque¬† Calanque de Sugiton Backstreet of charm in Cassis Pastis before brunch All photographs […]

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SUNDAY IN THE SHADE AT SCEAUX, PARIS

– A Sunday escape to the suburbs of Paris and the Parc and Chateau at Sceaux. The sun was out but the shadows looked better in black and white…           All photographs by Damien B. Donnelly – Parc de Sceaux is located just outside Paris, via RER B, and the Petit […]

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