Category Archives: Montpellier

Snapshot Saturday: Montpellier

Montpellier door

  Here are our favorite shots of Montpellier.  Happy Saturday ya’ll!!            

Journey through Montpellier

montpellier

We have had the most wonderful time in Montpellier, France.  It was a last minute decision to come here and we are so glad it worked out the way it did.  In fact, we are already planning on coming back

Montpellier Zoo

Montpellier zoo

We decided to connect with our inner child yesterday and go to the zoo.  I have to be honest I don’t think either of us would have gone to the zoo if our friend, Jean, had not recommended it.  We

Montpellier Botanical Garden

botanical gardens

Montpellier is home to the oldest botanical garden in France.  It was created at the request of Henri IV for studying medicinal plants and opened in 1593.  It became the model for botanical gardens in France including the one created

Beaches of Montpellier

beach day feature

Montpellier is known for it’s beautiful beaches, and we have to agree!  The beaches of Montpellier are beautiful,  the sand is a light cappuccino color and soft under your toes, while the water is dark blue.  The beaches are about