Rasputin, Princes and Peasants.

To our left is the Oxford, University College, it’s had several Prime Ministers, Australian and British, American President Clinton, and a current member of the US Supreme Court. One of the most interesting characters at the college was Prince Yusupov. The man who killed Grigori Rasputin. Rasputin was a Russian from Siberia, born in 1869…

Personal thoughts on Provence.

Welcome to my final blog on Provence. This is my final travel blog before I hit the U.K. and I will be doing some writing about Oxfordshire and London. So this week will be relatively short and sweet. I have repeatedly talked about Maison Lambot’s food. There was so much else as well in the…

Maison Lambot

Maison Lambot If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway, with fresh air, great food, wine, and beautiful views you shouldn’t look further than here. Maison Lambot is huge, with quite a few amenities. Built-in top of an old mill, which you can still see parts of if you look in the basement or around the…

Happiness, how to be happy.

“As happy as a Frenchman with self removing trousers” Blackadder. I have skipped my writing story/journey forward to France instead of Rome. A beautiful country and I was in Provence, France the day the French won the World Cup. I had travelled from Rome to Marseille and then headed north ending up near a town…