Toulouse and Lyon December 3rd 2009 This was a short trip from Zurich to Toulouse and back, but instead of changing four planes (no direct flights to Toulouse), we decided to enjoy a somewhat longer, but very picturesque train ride. And we did enjoy it so much, that I forgot to take any pictures of many beautiful Swiss lakes we saw on our way, such as the Geneva lake, or sunny Montpellier, where we stopped for an hour to soak up the ... read more
Europe » France » Rhône-Alpes » Lyon Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
Well, I'm back from my trip and I'll keep posting interesting stuff and pictures for everyone to see ...
Everyone knows that I love travelling. Even my three-year-old niece calls me Dora the Explorer, the big one, while watching little Dora on TV. Yes, I do look like her a little bit. I'm going to be spending a year in Europe, from July 2009 till July 2010, travelling from Toronto, Canada to Novi Sad, Serbia then London, Greece, Switzerland ... I'll be posting pictures and maps, writing about cities, architecture, culture, and food. There'll be lots of pictures of food, espe... full info