French Photo Du Jour

Blog URL:http://www.frenchphotodujour.com
Blog Tags:France, French, photos, wine, Nouveau Beaujolais, expat, international life, Orléans, travel
Country:France

Real photos. Real France. Daily snapshots and snippets of life in France... the culture, the food, the wine, the <ahem> occasional frustrations. This site offers a real picture of day-to-day life here, as seen through the eyes of an American mom...



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...like the corners of my street... ♪♪♫♫In French, souvenir can mean to remember or it can mean memory.... And of course a boutique de souvenirs is exactly what you think it is...This word creates trouble for French people who try to use it l...

Sainte Julie

on Apr 8, 2015

For all the Julies out there. This is your saint day! This image is from a piece of artwork at the church in my adopted hometown of Thomery, France. Sainte Julie was born in 1751 and grew up loving to play teacher. She later became one... Shock...

School Delivery

on Apr 6, 2015

Ummmmmmmmm.This was parked outside the cafeteria yesterday... I'm sure there's a good explanation. And not just that Heineken's new slogan is "Open Your World" and ours is an international school...Not a fan of Heineken (no beer at all, ick) but this...

J’ai d’autres chats à fouetter. I have other fish to fry. ...

Why Not Street

on Aug 30, 2014

This translates to "Why Not" street... So, why not go for a bike ride? Arzon is a peaceful port village in Brittany. Some friends bought an apartment there... Great place for crêpes, caramel butter, all things "Bretagne."...

The McBaguette

on May 8, 2012

Two all-beef patties, special sauce, cheese, lettuce, pickles, no onions, mustard, and certainly NOT on a sesame seed bun!* This is the McBaguette, McDonald's newest burger creation in France. McDo (mic-doh') as they call it here, has combined an al...

Bears or Bulls?

on May 6, 2012

Translation: Wall(s) Street... Located in Longueville, France, Seine et Marne department...