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Monthly Archives: May, 2010

La Petite Ceinture

Today we walked a mile-long nature trail in the heart of Paris. La Petite Ceinture (“the little belt”) was a Victorian train line that once circled the city, used mainly … Continue reading

May 28, 2010 · 2 Comments

Dreams of Chelsea

Today is the first day of the Chelsea Flower Show and each year we become rather wistful, thinking about the wonderful show gardens, and indeed about our own little plot … Continue reading

May 25, 2010 · Leave a comment

A garden on the Champs-Elysées

This weekend the eight-lane avenue des Champs-Elysées in the middle of Paris has become a “jardin extraordinaire.” To celebrate International Biodiversity Day, over 150,000 trees and other plants from all … Continue reading

May 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

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