Jet lag upsets everything…


Day 2 and my 5am start led to a long sleep until 4pm and missing our inclusive breakfast at the guesthouse. Breakfast is quite important to me, I can become quite grumpy when hungry, something I’ll have to work on during this trip. Thomas wanted a banana leaf curry and a local restoran beside our […]

And so to eat…


We’ve decided to blog about what we eat on our travels. Prior to leaving home, we enjoyed many great meals with friends and family, from traditional Christmas dinner (twice) to yummy cheese and fondue vigneronne. Food here is very different, and though Anne-Marie may crave brown bread with real Irish butter in time to come, […]

En route !

Flying over the alps

This is it, we’re gone.  Saying goodbye to the family on Monday was heartbreaking but they are happy for us. We’ve had a wonderful final weekend with the family and enjoyed amazing food over the last few days: fondue vigneronne, great cheeses, foie gras, beautiful wines, etc… I’d like to say a really big thank […]