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The Wine Route of Alsace

We need a wine route in Alberta. Everybody should have the pleasure of meandering through the country, exploring quaint little…

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Strasbourg, oui? Ja!

Our phrase book really got a workout here in Strasbourg where French and German cultures don’t so much blend as…

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Natzwiller (Natzweiler) in Alsace

After sampling the products of Champagne, we continued on our journey towards Alsace, the fourth smallest region in France. It…

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Life without Champagne? Inconceivable!

The flat landscape of Normandy gave way to hillside vineyards as we headed east into the Champagne region towards Reims…

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A Snippet of Normandy

We rented a car and headed to the town of Courseulles-sur-Mer, where Juno Beach, one of five Allied forces landing…

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Paris: City of Lights, Sights and Offal Delights.

I’ve heard alot of different things about Paris: it’s beautiful, it’s dirty, it’s romantic, it’s grey, it’s exciting, it’s over-rated….

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