La Terrasse Hotel Restaurant, Meyronne, France

La Terrasse Hotel Restaurant and the French cheese plate

I’m a California girl. I cannot speak a word of French; I speak English and Spanish. Yet it was at La Terrasse, in the village of Meyronne, where I learned the joys of the French cheese plate.


Upon checking into my room, #16, I caught up on my […]

December 19th, 2012|France|

Charming Hotel des Beaux Arts in Toulouse, France

Life in a French city with a university means energy. The charming three star Hotel des Beaux Arts offers 19 rooms at reasonable prices.

River Garonne View

My room, #42, was on the fourth floor and offered a view of the River Garonne via the small roof top patio. The room had a bath tub, a plus […]

November 30th, 2012|France|

Hotel Continental in Condom, France

After taking the mandatory picture of ourselves beside the roadside sign welcoming us to Condom, France, we dropped our bags at the Continental Hotel and walked the streets of Condom. With 8,000 inhabitants in the country of Armagnac, there are more ducks than people. Condom is known as the meetings of the markets and the […]

October 26th, 2012|France|