A unique land…

Warm, welcoming, dynamic, traditional, contemporary and most of all smiling… This is the absolute friendly destination!
In its shops and like everywhere in the territory, at every step, a local is happy to give away great advices and secret spots adresses.
Visitors main expectations are to meet people, discover local culture, and experience the place through the eyes of the locals. People do not simply visit a territory anymore, they live it, they seek to appreciate its distinctive features off the beaten tracks.

 

The icy wonderland in Troyes, perhaps it is the end of winter!

The icy wonderland in Troyes, perhaps it is the end of winter!

Winter is over: light is warmer Winter is over: light is warmer And dance, from the ground to the clear firmament. The saddest heart must give way To the immense joy scattered in the air...

Tribute to the ambassador of all birds

Tribute to the ambassador of all birds

« Rossignol de mes amours, vient chanter sous ma fenêtre … » (“My lovely nightingale...

Dancing with the bold insect hummingbird: a tribute

Dancing with the bold insect hummingbird: a tribute

His parents did not teach it anything. However, it dances elegantly, like a self-taught bird....

The autumn migration of the Red Admiral

The autumn migration of the Red Admiral

By definition, the “Vulcan” or “Red Admiral” is the senior naval officer among the butterflies...

The insatiable odyssey of the cockchafer

The insatiable odyssey of the cockchafer

It is amazing to learn and discover constantly, creating invisible links. Indeed, it opens the...

The “unloved” green rose chafer grub

The “unloved” green rose chafer grub

When you will meet the green rose chafer, you will go through a moment of...

The luxurious and gleaming buttercup (2 / 2)

The luxurious and gleaming buttercup (2 / 2)

In May, an article was dedicated to the undergrowth lesser celandine, known falsely as “buttercup”....

Books and literary heritage: reading and having people read in the heart of the city of books

Books and literary heritage: reading and having people read in the heart of the city of books

In her post “Troyes, city of books”, Sylvie tells the story of the Troyes paper...

Yellow fraternal twins of May

Yellow fraternal twins of May

One day, a child called out to me: “I have seen some plants in the...

From egg to shining box tree caterpillar

From egg to shining box tree caterpillar

(last episode of a series of five) Nature, as much as art, feeds us gently...

The loves of the lively small emperor moth of Champagne

The loves of the lively small emperor moth of Champagne

Photos by the Author (except the anemone) Poetry is my mother tongue which I learned...