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Europe France Restaurant Reviews Travel

Restaurant Louis, Stéphane Pitré

Paris Fine Dinning When in Paris one thing you can not miss is a set menu gourmet meal.  It gives you the opportunity to try things you normally wouldn’t to experience a several course meal that will bring your pallet on a journey.  My fine dinning experience was at Restaurant Louis by chef Stéphane Pitré.  Let […]

Europe France Restaurant Reviews Travel

Chez Imogène, Paris

Bretagne (Brittany France) In my opinion one of the best ways to get to know a region or country is by the food.  I found it fascinating when I lived in France and realized how each different region so clearly had it’s own cuisine and specialties that you couldn’t find anywhere else.  When I was […]

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Christmas Traditions in France

Christmas in France Even well before Christmas you can start to feel the holiday spirit.  I was in Lille this Christmas and it was incredible.  With a giant Ferris wheel in the town square that played loud Christmas tunes.  A giant Christmas tree, and lots of other Christmas decorations too.  There was also, of course, […]

Exchange Year Food France

Recipe: Pot-Au-Feu

A Traditional French Repa I recently was given the honor of trying the traditional French meal Pot-Au-Feu (pot of fire in English).  It is a special meal that used to be a typical meal for the middle class French family.  However in the modern age the time and preparation it takes, it has become a […]

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The Welsh Special, Lille

What to eat in Lille France I have been to Lille several times now, it is a melting pot of different cuisines, restaurants, and tastes.  So today I decided to share with you a special dish in Lille that I think everyone should try at least once.  It is called The Welsh Special. I tried […]

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Lessons I’ve Learned From My First Month in France

French Culture Today is officially a full month that I have been living in the North of France with my French family.  It has been amazing to fully experience France for the first time.  I have traveled around in France before, but actually living with a French family, speaking the language, and going to school; […]

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