What to See at Versailles Besides Versailles -The Queen’s Hamlet

The Palace of Versailles in France is one of the most popular tourist sites in the country. It’s also overcrowded, and in my opinion, a bit over-hyped. That’s not to say Continue Reading →

Finding the Green Fairy at La Fee Verte, Paris (Absinthe)

My first exposure to absinthe was watching it being prepared in a scene from the 1992 version of Bram Stoker’s Dracula. I don’t even recall whether they referred to the liqueur Continue Reading →