Our Provencal Pied a Terre

Uzes Town Centre Bolthole The┬ásearch for a perfect Provencal pied a terre has been ongoing for quite a while now. It started following a May 2012 trip to Casa Leone in Umbria, looking high and low throughout Provence and the Languedoc. It resumed in October of 2013 by casting a wider net. We scoured property Read more about Our Provencal Pied a Terre[…]

Easter is Flea Market Season in France

Easter is Flea Market Season in France Transforming a beautiful old French holiday home sometimes requires a lot of patience and some persistent bargain hunting. Luckily there is no shortage of markets and garage sales around France that you can plunder to kit out your new des res. Our magical transformation is in that lovely Read more about Easter is Flea Market Season in France[…]

It all began in Todi, Italy

It all began in Todi, Italy this past December. My friend and I were shopping for a new fractional ownership property in Italy and coming up seriously short-handed. As we sat in a marvelous enoteka (a petite wine-tasting bar/bistro) in Todi, Umbria, the owner Christina joined us for a spell. Our talk turned to finding Read more about It all began in Todi, Italy[…]