The beauty of it took my breath away figuratively, but the altitude took it away literally.
There’s nothing like the serenity and breathtaking beauty of the Annecy lakeside.
A walk in the Massif d’Esterel
Walking from Marseille to Cassis through the Calanques National Park
The Lacs de la Pra are a smattering of tiny lakes in the Belledonne mountain range, a western section of the Alps. And what a section.
A quest for lavender in Provence, France
The heart and essence of France is not Paris, it’s the cultivated countryside.
My personal outdoor-exercise drug of choice: mountains.
There is a choice of mindset at travel moments like this that divides checklist tourist from true traveler.
The Cinque Terre secret is REALLY out.