Moving Around

France, days 3 and 4: left Fontevraud in the pouring rain for an hour drive to my next destination - a small village near Amboise. The Sunday market was a great find, and the quick meal at Brasserie du Loire didn’t disappoint. Finally, celebrated the arrival of the new year at a fantastic party at a friend’s house nearby. Drunk Frenchmen singing Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I Will Survive’ is now one of my favorite memories of France. And that wasn’t even the most WTF moment of the evening. I was asked to make ‘caipirinha’ drinks at the party and asked my friend for some sugar...