Abbaye de Fontfroide, Narbonne

Abbaye Fontfroide Narbonne cloister

It was a cloudy day when we drove to the Abbaye de Fontfroide in Narbonne. We didn’t mind though, as the dark skies somehow seemed fitting for a place with such a rich history. First mentions of the Abbaye date back to its foundation by Benedictine monks in the 11th century. From then until now the Abbaye …
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2013 in travels: city trips, road trips and sunshine trips

Griffith Observatory Los Angeles

2013 started off a little slowly for me travel wise. The reason for this is that dancing took up a lot of my time from January until April 2013. I took up extra dancing classes this year, which meant that I also had to put a lot more time in the rehearsals for my dance …
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Travel photos: the gardens of the palace of Versailles (#FriFotos)

palace of Versailles

This week’s #FriFotos theme is ‘gardens’. What better than to show you a picture I took of the gardens of the palace of Versailles?   My favorite part of the gardens of the palace of Versailles This picture was taken at the Marie-Antoinette Estate, the ‘wild’ part of the domain of Versailles. Whereas the main …
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