French Friday – Le Business of La Bise

French Friday on Misadventures with Andi

La bise.  A specific kind of kiss that you see French people (as well as many other European nationalities) do in greeting (and in departure).   It can be a tricky thing. Although I lived in France in L’Ain, where la bise consisted of two kisses, I worked in Switzerland where it was customary to do […]

Saturday Six #18


You know what happens when I take a mini-blogcation? I get to read more blogs! So of course this week’s Saturday Six isn’t six, it’s seven. But you have come to expect that from me, right? I actually had more but wanted to be reasonable and not make this post too long.  So here goes: […]

French Friday – 3 tips for French tourists visiting the U.S.


After my post last week on three simple tips on how not to be the annoying American tourist in Paris, Stéphany over at La Grenadine Acidulée asked me to do a similar post for French tourists visiting the U.S. I could probably come up with a lot, and I will ask others to participate, but […]

Three simple tips on how not to be the annoying American tourist in Paris


Back when I did my trip report about my last trip to Paris I mentioned that I was going to follow up with a post about a group of Americans from New York who had impeded our Notre Dame excursion. Instead of picking on that particular group because that’s not really nice,  I am going […]



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