I do not think this was the one that set the world rail speed record, but it is like it and oh how quiet and comfortable it was! Even though we made a few stops, it was so much nicer than flying especially if they can get the speeds up so it is comparable to flying.
France Trip April 27th 2007 I got ahead of myself and was uploading pictures when I "published" the wrong blog entry so I guess you can view the nice pictures of France and wait until I enter the story later. That is why I should have gone to bed after I send the last blog...enjoy! Now that you have seen all of the pictures, I will add some information for those of you that want to read. Once I arrived in Paris, I wal ... read more
Europe » France » Brittany » Rennes 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
I changed my portrait from my lastest picture from Tokyo where I saw ZED by Cirque du Soleil and even go to meet ZED.
Summer has pasted and now it is winter here in cold dark (short days with little sunshine) Russia. For those that did not hear, I signed on for another year so I will be living here in Obninsk until January 2009.
It is finally summer here in Russian so thought I would change the picture. Enjoy the stories, adventures, blunders, etc. as I live and work in Russia.
I do not want to loose any of my emails and stories, so I am just going to add to this existing one. ... full info