Jour de Noël. Dehors une fine neige tombe. Elle est enfin arrivée. On l’espérait. Un Noël sans neige, ce n’est pas vraiment un Noël. Peu à peu, elle couvre le sol de sa blancheur. Dans un coin de la pièce, le sapin, qui vient d’être cueilli, semble trop grand pour la pièce. Et il est…
One Word: Memorable. If you haven’t heard of Christine Ferber, just google her name and you’ll quickly realize that she is a queen… the “French queen of jam making” or the “Jam Fairy” as her friends call her! She was even featured by the New York Times in this fascinating article “From Alsace, Sweet Love…
A misty morning in Normandy. Green pastures and Normandy black and white cows grazing. To my surprise, the GPS is taking me on a country road which is so narrow that I am not sure what happens if a car comes in the other direction! The landscape is simply magical and my only regret is…
Don’t miss this special issue of Le Point: “Ces voyages qui ont changé le monde”.
An anchor, suspected to be a lost anchor of the HMS Chatham, one of George Vancouver’s ships, has been recently recovered.
Odyssey Marine Exploration started to recover more than 13,500 gold and silver coins, from the SS Central America shipwreck.
The Northwest Coast of North America was the last part of the continent to be explored by Europeans. This book tells the story of these explorers.
Discovered in 1996 on the gulf coast of Texas, after having been submerged for more than 300 years, La Belle shipwreck is the story about the last expedition of 17th century French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle.
Marine explorer Barry Clifford announces that he may have discovered the shipwreck of Columbus’ Santa Maria.
Here is a world map showing the routes and voyages of early explorers (1340-1600).