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October 15, 2013

The Marius Fabre Savonnerie in Salon-de-Provence: A Marseille Soap Tour

I absolutely loved visiting the Savonnerie Marius Fabre in Salon-de-Provence last month; fascinating and a delight for the senses, this Marseille soap tour was full of lovely sweet smells, production secrets, family history and many appealing photo opportunities. The family of Monsieur Marius Fabre has been creating and manufacturing the famous soap of Marseille, or […]

March 17, 2013

Tasting Berlin: A New Urban Adventures Food Tour

Recently I was privy to a sneak peak¬†of Urban Adventures’ new food tour in Berlin. From food to art to culture,¬†Berlin is diverse and surprising in its taste. Our guide, a Berliner for life, was ready to offer bites of little-known information and samples of some of the tastiest food in Kreuzberg: one of the […]

November 27, 2012

Jardin du Luxembourg: A Paris Urban Adventure Highlight

No doubt this intimate and interesting Urban Adventure tour in Paris shows the best “local” part of the most visited city in the world, the 5th and 6th arrondissements, otherwise known as the Latin Quarter. While the afternoon was full of secrets and little known facts about the area, my personal highlight was the impressive […]