Massif Central

View of the Puy-du-Dome

It all began with my first visit  in 2014 to this region. First stop was the beautiful Vichy, in  the  heavenly  Auvergne region with its formidable volcanic chains known as Chaine des Puys (hikers heaven). Famous for its beautiful Art Deco architecture,  healing volcanic source water, and Spas. I found this region to be void of typical tourist, with…… Continue reading Massif Central

Chateaux Country

as far as the eyes can see, Chambord

The Loire Valley is like a gigantic Disneyland of Chateaux, except all the Chateaux are real!It is known as the heart of France, Coeur de France. Imagine walking in the footsteps of Leonardo Da Vinci at Clos-Luce in Amboise, or walk through the same hallways of Chateau Chenonceau where the French resistance escaped to safety from the Nazis, or walk…… Continue reading Chateaux Country

Massif Central

View of the Puy-du-Dome

It all began with my first visit  in 2014 to this region. First stop was the beautiful Vichy, in  the  heavenly  Auvergne region with its formidable volcanic chains known as Chaine des Puys (hikers heaven). Famous for its beautiful Art Deco architecture,  healing volcanic source water, and Spas. I found this region to be void of typical tourist, with…… Continue reading Massif Central