The Languedoc-Roussillon/Midi-Pyrénées region is a land of abandoned hilltop castles, distant snowy mountains, and glittery blue coasts
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.
Packing for TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France) is no easy task.
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.
Travel is easier than you might think…
The three-viewpoint ascent of La Bastille (big hill), Mont Jalla (about 600 m), and Mont Rachais (about 1000 m) is one pretty-much continuous climb suited to shorter, colder day
A relatively sporty day hike without too much transportation hassle