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Sunbathing Cows on the Beach in Corsica, France- Don’t Take Selfies!

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image: Twitter @lorraineelizab6

We love experiences which include animals while traveling.

In 2012, I wrote about My Top 5 Animal Encounters. It could probably use an update with A Visit to the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital being added to the list.

One day I’d love to pay a visit to see the swimming pigs in the Bahamas. Tragedy struck these special pigs a few months back. Who knows if regulations will change, stopping tourists from interacting with the pigs in the future.

I came across another interesting animal experience on Corsica France but it might be wise to keep your distance. Continue reading Sunbathing Cows on the Beach in Corsica, France- Don’t Take Selfies!

A French Museum All About Bordeaux Wine Is Opening

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image: La Cite du Vine Facebook

When it comes to visiting museums I tend to gravitate towards those focused on bizarre topics. Many of them usually focus on food or oddities.

Here are some interesting museums I’ve visited:

I just came across news of a new museum opening in France dedicated to Bordeaux wine! Continue reading A French Museum All About Bordeaux Wine Is Opening

Guests Find Dead Body At Airbnb Rental

Airbnb Rental

I’ve mentioned in the past how we’ve enjoyed our stays with Airbnb in recent years. (Check out a review of our first Airbnb stay in Singapore here.)

(If you haven’t tried Airbnb yet, sign up with my referral link to get a $20 credit. I’ll get a credit too after you complete your first stay.

However, what one group of friends found on the property of their rental would make just about anybody want to checkout ASAP. Continue reading Guests Find Dead Body At Airbnb Rental

Stupid News: New Trains In France Too Wide For 100s of Stations

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Old Metro Sign- Paris, France

I came across a tweet from BBC Travel this morning with some pretty interesting info.

After writing about 9 Scenic Train Rides Around the World a few days back, now here is some news about the rail system in France. However it is pretty ridiculous!

Here is the tweet:
Continue reading Stupid News: New Trains In France Too Wide For 100s of Stations

Win A Wine Getaway For 2 To France

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FranceGuide is giving away an amazing luxury wine getaway for two to France through a contest on Facebook.

While I don’t care for wine, I would love to win this prize. I haven’t been to France in years and would love to visit again. I might even be willing to try some French wines if I win!

The Prize: Continue reading Win A Wine Getaway For 2 To France