Corsican History A glimpse into Corsica’s tumultuous and complicated past… You might wonder why, but there is a real reason Corsicans have such a hard edge and are known to bomb enemies, burn homes, and uphold blood feuds.
Lavender immediately brings images Provence to mind, with its picturesque scented fields of purple that run throughout the south of France. Why not bring a little Provence into your home?
It’s my Blogaversary – My one year blog anniversary ! Wow, I can hardly believe how fast time flies… I started this blogging adventure with a desire to share my passions and knowledge of France.
Calanque de Figuerolles – Just 87 steps takes you straight down to a paradisiacal beach virtually unknown except to locals, the Calanque de Figuerolles. Pristine turquoise blue waters of the Mediterranean sea, red rocks carved by time and nature, and a tiny beach filled with grey smooth rocks await your discovery.
What really happened on that day back in 1789 ? For those of you who are not too squeamish, and yet still curious about the events surrounding the storming of the Bastille, prepare yourself for a few choice details… History can be so much fun!