5 Days to get to Calais and the Ferry home.


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July 15th 2013
Published: July 17th 2013
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Leaving behind the delights of Najac and the Aveyron Gorges we had 5 days to potter up through the middle of France to get to Calais. The plan was to spend the last few days just north of Paris near Compiegne and visit some friends. Patchwork fields with dry stone walls and bordered with trees reminded us of home ..but then passing through villages with beautiful old stone houses and flower bedec... Read Full Entry



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17th July 2013
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Great photos
You've taken some amazing floral shots.
17th July 2013

wow-that looks like a fabulous tour de france! i love Rodin's hands (of the burghers) too- and the sweet fields of poppies. thanks for sharing your trip. we are also back home from a very sensual and emotional holiday in vietnam. such amazingly resilient people-very humbling. enjoy being home- and that rare english commodity- sunshine. xxx
18th July 2013

The flowers are beautiful
All those lovely flowers makes me yearn for our spring in Australia! Where to next????? Susan xx
18th July 2013

Beautiful article!
Loved the writeup! I traveled to France last year and used a travel company to book my trip. http://www.novatravel.com .. They put me on a very similar itinerary and I had such an amazing time. Cheers!
18th July 2013

You squeezed every second out of your holiday flower. Welcome home! Much love Janice
18th July 2013

Great sights to see
Hi Lynne I have thoroughly enjoyed your journey in Europe! There are several places there that I want to visit. Wish Mac would drive a car over there but he won't. I could do that but he is not a navigator!! Have to get a Sally. Ruth and Tim leave Paris today for Belgium then Amsterdam.They are very keen to see those poppies in the fields.Thanks for all your effort with the blog. You can enjoy summer now! Love Jocelyn
19th July 2013

Beautiful
Beautiful pictures and text. Your descriptions in your text make me feel like I am almost there.

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