New Years Vacation in London and Paris January 6th 2006 5 – 6 January 2006 Thursday and Friday. As the girls didn’t start their spring semester until mid January and after New Years there were terrific bargains for combination packages of flights and hotels, we decided to take advantage of one of the deals. We booked three nights in London and three nights in Paris, with the Eurostar train between the two and airfare to London and back from Paris ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » London Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
I started blogging on Travelblog in 2009, entering trips beginning in 2007. However, my intention has always been to document my years of travel. Most bloggers write about their trips away from home. Mine, and eventually Linda's, homes have usually been where people travel to. So the idea eventually percolated to rename our blog "Home and Away."
The blog is not intended to be an autobiography, although I spent my entire life traveling, with Linda joining me after college, it may appear to be that way. As this is a travel blog the entries concentrate mostly on the travel aspects of ou... full info