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Collioure at Dawn

Dawn in Collioure

We visited Collioure this summer during a trip through Southern France.  The town is located just north of the Spanish border, along …

Carcassonne

Carcassonne

During our summer trip to France, we visited Carcassonne for two nights.  We flew into Toulouse, and drove an hour or so …

Villefranche-sur-Mer

During our June 2015 trip to the French Riviera, we took a day trip to Villefranche-sur-Mer.  Villefranche is just a few stops …

View from Exotic Garden, Eze

Eze

During our June 2015 trip to the French Riviera, we decided to take a trip to Eze.  After a bit of planning, we …

View of Monaco from Monaco-Ville

A Quick Stop in Monaco

During our July 2015 trip to the French Riviera, we decided to hop a train from Nice to Monaco.  It’s a short …

Tourists take in the view from one of the Colline du Chateau overlooks

Beaches and Views of Nice

Simply put, Nice was one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever visited.  There’s something magical about the light there….combined with the …

Menton

During our June 2015 trip to Nice, we took a day trip to Monaco and Menton.  Menton is the last city on …

Bicycle in Old Nice

Photos from Old Nice

Vieille Ville, or Old Nice, is a neighborhood that hearkens back to times before the automobile, when streets were narrow and cobbled.  The pastel …

A cyclist passes through Place Massena

In and Around Place Massena

Place Massena is the beating heart of Nice.  This beautiful plaza with its black and white patterned tile is surrounded by beautiful …

View of Nice at Dusk

Twilight in Nice

I find that twilight is a wonderful time to take photos.  During my week in Nice, I tried to find a good place to station …