Let the Sales Begin!

The next five weeks in France is the equivalent to Black Friday in the states.  Today marks the beginning of the soldes (sales in English).  Everyone is out spending money and waiting in queues.  This sale happens only twice a year (now and in January/February), so you better get out and shop! Warning #1: Although…

Interesting Architecture in Photos

Yesterday I focused on art, but I didn’t include architecture.  Today we see some of my favorite buildings, bridges, and arches.  What is your favorite style?  There is something about half-timbered buildings that feels cozy to me.