Trip 14 – Ireland, England, France, Italy, Greece

a trip by William
From: October 15th 2012
Until: December 6th 2012

Trip 14 – Ireland, England, France, Italy, Greece - Oct 15,2012 – Dec. 6, 2012 - Preparations, College Station Texas to Dublin, Ireland, then to Ballinasloe, then to England – London, Weymouth, Bovington (tank museum), Portsmouth, then to France – Caen, Sword Beach, William the Conqueror’s castle, Bayeux, Omaha Beach, The American Cemetery, Pointe du Hoc, Bayeux, Paris – Nov. 16-20, Italy – Rome Nov 21-23, Greece – Athens Nov 24-29, Santorini – Nov 30-Dec. 2nd, Athens – Dec. 3-5, Sleeping overnight at Heathrow Airport – Dec. 6, then Heathrow Airport to College Station, Texas.


Trip Length: 7 weeks
Blog Entries: 43
Photos: 441
Words: 31400

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
October 15th 2012 October 15 - The Plan Europe
October 21st 2012 3 more days till I catch that big bird Europe
October 23rd 2012 All is in readiness Europe
October 24th 2012 College Station, Texas Ballinasloe, Ireland Europe
October 26th 2012 Preparing to depart from Ballinasloe to London Europe » Ireland
October 27th 2012 Ballinasloe to London Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London » Heathrow Airport
October 28th 2012 London to Weymouth Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London
October 29th 2012 Weymouth Day 1 Monday Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
October 30th 2012 Weymouth Day 2 Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
October 31st 2012 Weymouth - Day 3 Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
November 1st 2012 Novenber 1st - Portland Heights Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
November 2nd 2012 November 2 - Bovington - The Tank Museum Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
November 3rd 2012 Preparing to depart Weymouth Europe » United Kingdom » England » Dorset » Weymouth
November 4th 2012 November 04 - Weymouth to Portsmouth Europe » United Kingdom » England » Hampshire » Portsmouth
November 5th 2012 November 05 - Preparing to cross The Channel Europe » United Kingdom » England » Hampshire » Portsmouth
November 6th 2012 Crossing the Channel and 1st day in France Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 7th 2012 Sword Beach Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 8th 2012 Caen - William the Conquerer's castle Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 9th 2012 Caen - making preperations to head to Bayeux on Monday Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 10th 2012 Pausing in Caen Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 11th 2012 Caen - Preparing to depart Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen
November 12th 2012 Caen to Bayeux and exploring Bayeux Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Bayeux
November 13th 2012 November 13 - Bayeux Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Bayeux
November 14th 2012 Omaha Beach, The American Cemetary, Pointe du Hoc Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Bayeux
November 15th 2012 The Battle of Normandy museum and Bayeux tapestry Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Bayeux
November 16th 2012 Bayeux to Paris Europe » France » Île-de-France
November 17th 2012 November 17 - First full day in Paris Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
November 18th 2012 Paris - day 3 Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
November 19th 2012 Paris Complete Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
November 20th 2012 Paris - Preparing to depart Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
November 21st 2012 Departing Paris for Rome Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
November 22nd 2012 Rome 1st full day Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome
November 23rd 2012 Rome - 2nd full day Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome
November 24th 2012 Rome to Athens Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens
November 26th 2012 Athens - Day 2 Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens
November 29th 2012 Athens Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens
November 30th 2012 Athens to Santorini Europe » Greece » South Aegean » Santorini
December 1st 2012 Santorini Europe » Greece » South Aegean » Santorini
December 3rd 2012 Santorini to Athens Europe » Greece » South Aegean » Santorini
December 4th 2012 Athens again Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens
December 5th 2012 Stoa of Attalus, the Ancient Agora and departing. Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens
December 5th 2012 Sleeping overnight at Heathrow Airport Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London » Heathrow Airport
December 6th 2012 Heathrow to College Station, Texas Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London » Heathrow Airport
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