Snails, Garlic, Butter=Escargot a la Bourguignon

Snails, Garlic, Butter=Escargot a la Bourguignon

#escargot #snail #France #Burgundy “Just like Kobe beef, white truffles, and caviar, escargot is 1 of the finest delicacies in the world” — Paul Ebeling You have likely heard of escargot, and you likely associate it with snails because that’s what it is. As the word escargot is French for snail. The Big Q: How did shells stuffed with snails rise to […]

After You Have Seen Paris…

After You Have Seen Paris…

Paris is one of the most visited cities in the world, with picnics under the Eiffel Tower and romantic strolls down the Champs-Élysées, few places compare to the City of Lights. But France is much more than Paris. So, venture out to explore cities with romantic vineyards, exquisite architecture, and pristine beaches instead. Leave Paris behind […]

Nature at its Best: Dordogne Perigord, France

Nature at its Best: Dordogne Perigord, France

Part of the Aquitaine region in Southwest France, just 1 hour’s drive to the east of Bordeaux, Dordogne Périgord is 1 of the largest and most picturesque “départements” in France. There you will discover unspoiled nature, grandiose landscapes, and lots of magical sights teeming with history. Notably, the prehistoric caves in the Vézère valley, which prove that man has […]

Exploring 2 Beautiful Castles in Burgundy

Exploring 2 Beautiful Castles in Burgundy

Franche Comté is very rich in castles of all architectural styles. And Burgundy boasts some of France’s most spectacular castles, with more than 70 buildings to explore. From Renaissance chateaux to survivors from the days before the Revolution or other more intimate castles, in Burgundy, there is something for every taste. Below are 2 of […]