Category: France

Some history

After two days in Paris we decided it was finally time to see some of the major tourist sights.  When we checked out of our hotel this morning we discovered that the continental breakfast...

Oh to be rich!

Today, we explored Versailles, checking out the palace and going for a bit of a wander around town.  Incroyable!!  It only cost about E$10 for two return tickets on the train.  Added bonus, I’m...

Bonjour, Paris!

Yay for Paris!  I really, really love this city! Gray and I were up early for breakfast with my family before we hopped in a cab to Waterloo station.  It would’ve been cheaper to tube...

Endings and Beginnings

Today was a long day on the bus. We departed early, driving straight through Belgium en route to Calais. There, we boarded our ferry for the return trip to Dover. Time on the bus...

Perfume and Pizza

Our destination this evening is Firenze, or Florence, as it’s known to us Anglophones.  I admit to being incredibly naïve in this regard – it never before occurred to me that places would have...