A day at the Futuroscope

Coming back from our weekend to the Loire castles, we saw on the highway several billboards advertising the Futuroscope, a French amusement park. I had never been there & Mick just once when he was a child, so we thought it could be fun to spend a day there with some friends! With the most perfect timing, the morning after, while checking my e-mails, I saw an offer for the park on a private sales website: th
Continue Reading

Cartagena, Colombia: wandering the old city

Cartagena, Colombia
After a quite long bus ride from Minca, we arrived in Cartagena early afternoon. We heard so many beautiful things about this colorful, colonial city, that we were impatient to discover more with our own eyes. Ignoring the tempting – in the overwhelming heat – hotel’s swimming pool, we made a beeline to the historical old town. The old town is surrounded by the city wall & the main entrance
Continue Reading

Easter in Chartres – part 2

When we left yesterday, we were waking around the little streets of Chartres. So maybe now it’s time for a cappuccino break! In Charters, even in coffee shops, one can see stained glasses 😉 Quand on s’est quittés hier, nous étions en train de se promener dans les ruelles de Chartres. Alors peut-être que maintenant c’est le moment d’une pause cappuccino! Dans Charters, même dan
Continue Reading