France · Non classé · The sweet corner · World Recipes

Clafoutis alle ciliegie – Cherry Clafoutis

“Ti bacerò con labbra di ciliegia, doserò saggiamente passione e tenerezza e all’alba me ne andrò senza fare rumore”. (Amalia Bautista) Oggi, 14 luglio, la Francia si veste dei suoi colori patriottici per celebrare la festa nazionale. Si commemora la presa della Bastiglia che, nel 1789, dopo una serie di violenti combattimenti, fu presa d’assalto… Continue reading Clafoutis alle ciliegie – Cherry Clafoutis

France · Non classé · The sweet corner · World Recipes

La Chandeleur tra crêpes e tradizione. Torta di crêpes bicolore con crema di noisette e mascarpone – Hazelnut Crêpe Cake

Il bello della vita da expat é anche quello di poter abbracciare tradizioni e usanze del paese ospitante. E da quando vivo in Francia, tra sagre e mercatini vari, posso dire di non essermi fatta mancare niente. Febbraio si apre con una festività all’insegna del dolce, tra crêpes e tradizione. Esattamente il 2 febbraio, 40… Continue reading La Chandeleur tra crêpes e tradizione. Torta di crêpes bicolore con crema di noisette e mascarpone – Hazelnut Crêpe Cake

France · Street Art Photography

In Situ Art Festival at Le Fort d’Aubervilliers (France)

[Italian below] Dream-like, colorful and revolutionary graffiti often give voice to forgotten spaces. On the occasion of the In Situ Art Festival event at Le Fort d’Aubervilliers (France, 17 May – 14 July 2014), over 40 urban artists were invited to transform an abandoned industrial wasteland, located in a suburban area of Paris, into a… Continue reading In Situ Art Festival at Le Fort d’Aubervilliers (France)

Brittany · Europe · France · Rennes · Travel Photography

Rennes – Brittany (France, Bretagne)

A few shots from my trip to Rennes – Brittany (photo collage) From the top left: Traditional Breton house, L’amour de ma vie (wall art), Breton house detail, Clock signs, Me and my backpack © Gianpiera Conti Photography

Europe · France · Nice

La promenade du Paillon – Nice (Côte d’Azur, France)

[Italian below] Since I first visited Nice in 1993, many changes have occurred in the city landscape. One of the major urban renewals has concerned La promenade du Paillon; a three year project which turned into something amazing. Inaugurated on 26th October 2013, la promenade du Paillon is a 12-hectare public park located in the… Continue reading La promenade du Paillon – Nice (Côte d’Azur, France)

Boulogne-Billancourt · Europe · France

Celebrating Motherhood – Musée Paul-Belmondo – Boulogne-Billancourt (France)

“Motherhood: All love begins and ends there”. Robert Browning Pierre Traverse – Maternité (vers 1930) Musée Paul-Belmondo – Boulogne-Billancourt (France) Pierre Traverse – Maternité (vers 1930) Musée Paul-Belmondo – Boulogne-Billancourt (France) Henri Le Pecq – Maternité annamite (vers 1940) Musée Paul-Belmondo – Boulogne-Billancourt (France) Henri Le Pecq – Maternité annamite (vers 1940) Musée Paul-Belmondo –… Continue reading Celebrating Motherhood – Musée Paul-Belmondo – Boulogne-Billancourt (France)

Europe · France · Paris · Street Art Photography

Rue Crèmieux: a colorful gem in Paris

What I love most of Paris is that, wherever you go, you always find something amazing to discover and immortalize with your camera. Yesterday, Medjy and I decided to explore Rue Crèmieux: a colorful gem in the French capital. This narrow pedestrian street is located in the 12th district (arrondissement), not too far from the… Continue reading Rue Crèmieux: a colorful gem in Paris

Europe · France

France

 Here you are a photo collage of some of my travels in France. I am still exploring this amazing country, so more photos will come soon! From the top left: Paris, Rennes, Saint Malo, Nice (me), Lyon, Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, Nice and Monaco