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For more than a hundred years now, poppies and cornflowers flourish together in Northern France – Meanderings through France n° 132

  By Annick Dournes & Frederic de Poligny   Since 1916 an indestructible friendship unites Australia to a small French village called Villers-Bretonneux. Today, to celebrate this link born...
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Breathtaking, varied, contrasting… Be surprised by the fascinating landscapes of the “Pyrenees Orientales” – Meanderings through France n° 126

By Annick Dournes & Frederic de Poligny   After visiting Perpignan and enjoying the sandy beaches of the western Mediterranean coast, Annick Dournes and Frederic de Poligny come back...
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Bathed in the sea, filled with sunshine, overlooked by the Pyrenees Orientales, the French Catalan Country undoubtedly surprises the visitor – Meanderings through France n° 122

  By Annick Dournes & Frederic de Poligny   Pyrénées Orientales’ inhabitants make me jealous. This French department set at the foot of the Pyrenees on the western most...
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Green Perigord, a rich heritage and lush landscapes area that doesn’t boast about it… But it should! – Meanderings through France n° 121

  By Annick Dournes & Frederic de Poligny   Green Perigord is the most northern area of Dordogne and takes its name from the vast meadows and forests that...
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Belcastel, an untouched village, a beautiful castle and a wonderful restaurant in a unique place – Meanderings through France n° 113

  By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny   Unless it would be your lucky day you definitely won’t get to Belcastel by chance. This tiny village that well...
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Marqueyssac gardens, an outstanding success story in the small world of French gardens Meandering through France N° 112

By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny   Marqueyssac gardens are located in the heart of Perigord, in South Western France and offer the most beautiful panorama over the...
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Alphonse Mucha, a new book and a rare exhibition pay tribute to an unmistakable artist – Coffee Table Book Review n° 1

  By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny   This book, simply called “Alphonse Mucha” certainly is not the first one to depict the work of this innovating Czech...
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On your marks, get set, go! Get ready for the fifth edition of the Ultra Tour des 4 Massifs, the amazing French trail – Meanderings through France n° 103

  By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny   Registration is opened for the fifth edition of one of the major sporting events in the world of trail. From...
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Back to India where Ayurveda was born, back to yourself at the “Swaswara” hotel and wellness resort – World Meanderings (n°35)

  By Annick Dournes & Frédéric de Poligny Built as a small village hidden in a wood next to the beautiful sandy Om beach the Swaswara hotel is a...
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