Cheese Stories – Livarot

Day three of my time in Normandy and my last day in this amazing region replete with food exploratory experiences, I set out on a trip that I had been planning almost a month in advance. I had researched this place quite well to identify the travel routes, the location, the timings and the offerings…

Calvados Hunt

Food has always been one of the reasons why I travel extensively and I do mean extensively here. I had a trip scheduled to Deauville in Normandy, France a couple of years back. It wasn’t purely a work trip but I was accompanying my father for work and decided to take couple of days off…

Grasse – a Perfumed Tale

There is something about travel in Europe that makes me go soft in the heart. Maybe it’s about the lush green countryside areas away from the cities or the quaint tucked away local cafes that serve espressos and hot chocolate or the fresh produce serving local farmers markets that never fail at winning my heart…

Deauville

I belong to the Fragrance industry where every couple of years, a global conference is conducted by the World Perfumery Congress [WPC] where almost all global companies showcase their products, conduct presentations and present technical papers on various topics – all related to the Fragrance industry. From the beginning, the conference was usually conducted in…