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Prairies de La Mer

The resort itself is called Prairie de La Mer and it is a series of mobile homes owned and managed by various companies.

Beach resort at its finest     The resort itself is called Prairie de La Mer and it is a series of mobile homes owned and managed by various companies. We stayed with BJ Riviera holidays. The Chalet The home was not very large, but it wasn’t that expensive either, considering where we were. One […]

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St. Maxime, Cote D’Azur

On our 2nd full day on the riviera, we decided to go to St. Maxime and check out the Aquascope, taking les Bateaux verts, the only ferry to cross the Golf

Half-day trip across the Golfe        On our second full day on the riviera, Monday morning, we decided to go to St. Maxime and check out the aquascope. les Bateaux verts, the only ferry to traverse the Golf, is at the captainaire to the left of the entrance to Port Grimaud. We went right, […]

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Grimaud Village

Hot, Humid and Hungry I often joke with my hubby that maps of Europe are not to scale. Since we have been together for almost 10 years, he knows I am not that stupid. Because Europe is so dense, things are zoomed in and appear further away than they actually are (until you look at […]

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French Riviera 

Vacation of a Lifetime     I have been dreaming about visiting the Mediterranean since my honeymoon when we visited the Caribbean. When the opportunity came along to spend a week at a chalet in Port Grimaud, the centre of the Golfe de St. Tropez, we jumped on it, despite being 6 months pregnant at […]

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Touring Lake Geneva with kids

Family road trip to snow Like any good budget traveller, when we found out that we had an opportunity to spend a week in  Switzerland at a discounted price, we jumped on it. We didn’t actually expect to win, but we did. This is when stuff got real. I hadn’t researched much on Switzerland before […]

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