Bonjour from the gorgeous Opal Coast in northern France!
As you know I love to travel around France and tell you all about my discoveries but there’s no place like home and here in Pas de Calais where I live is very beautiful at any time of year but never more so than when the sun shines. Tonight is the opening weekend of the Midsummer Festival at the Chateau de Hardelot on the Opal Coast and there will be cocktails in the cellars and a musical concert in the gardens. Normally on a Saturday evening in the summer you’ll find me cleaning out the chicken coops so this is a real treat for me!
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Last week I was in the lovely Loire Valley and I can’t wait to tell you all about it next week – I took hundreds of photographs as it is so beautiful and I have lots of tips and recommendations to share with you.
Wishing you all a bon weekend where ever you are,
Bisous from France
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