Tag Archives: beach

Birthdays, Past and Present

This past Saturday was my birthday and for as long as I can remember, I have tried to do something memorable or unique. So in honor of that tradition, here’s what I can remember from my birthday celebrations of the past 5 years: 19th Birthday: Gigantic party in a high school friend’s backyard. Her uncle, who […]

The Last of Ile de Re

German Bunkers in the Distance The rest of our days in Ile de Re were occupied by more eating and more long walks. We explored the beach near Saint-Clement where there are German bunkers from WWII, eerie concrete structures covered in graffiti and driftwood. “It’s like something from Planet of the Apes,” Kat said. We […]