Destination Armenia!

After returning to Germany from Armenia last summer I was invited to a dinner party. The hosts and guests were a mix of British, German and American. Of course I took advantage of enthralling them about my wonderful trip to Armenia. I described the warm hospitality of the people, the incredibly tasty food, delicious mountain … Continue reading Destination Armenia!

Marseille Stories: Janine – The last Paysanne of Plan-de-Cuques

Header photo: Janine’s picturesque patio (photo credit: dvgarabedian) You’re wondering: Where or what is Plan-de-Cuques? Well, it’s a town, or rather a suburb – actually a commune north of Marseille – and it has a few secrets. Plan-de-Cuques is not very old in comparison to other French villages, although abundant archeological evidence indicates there has … Continue reading Marseille Stories: Janine – The last Paysanne of Plan-de-Cuques