The color palette of a French country kitchen tends to be soft and subdued. Because cabinetry tends to take up the most visual space in a kitchen, using warm surfaces and muted tones on the cabinets is a must for an authentic French country feel.
From Mykl Novak: I found this Gustave Flaubert quote on a table top in Marquette University& Lalumiere Language Hall. Translated from French, the quote reads & you could read my heart, you would see the place I have given you there.
The island of Moorea is one of the best destinations for honeymoon traveling in the French Polynesia along with Tahiti and Bora Bora. They say Moorea is even better because of the quietness and the laid-back atmosphere of the island.
Louis Cathedral - New Orleans, Louisiana - French Classicist architecture - flanked on each side by the Cabildo (former Spanish administration bldg) & the Presbytere (former city court house) both now museums - (image by Jon Armstrong)