Sandals in Malawi

My trusty sandals are showing signs of wear. Here they sit nestled in warm Spanish sand, feeling quite at home as they watch bathers dip their toes in the Mediterranean’s turquoise sea. In a few days their soles will touch the red earth of an African village, dashing flurries of ochre as they explore a rural primary school … More Sandals in Malawi

Spicing up Monet’s Light

Normandy’s white cliffs on the Côte d’Albâtre (Alabaster Coast), broken up by small valleys called valleuses, throw off a beautiful bleached light that once inspired Claude Monet (amongst other artists). We wend our way down the eroding cliff via the Valleuse des Moutiers at Varengeville-sur-Mer, stopping to admire the Church of Saint-Valery balanced near the cliff’s edge.  Along … More Spicing up Monet’s Light