Royal with Cheese... September 18th 2007 Paris is cold and the sky is incredible when we arrive. Fast moving, low hanging storm clouds, intermittent sun, and a biting wind all push those feelings of euphoria that come from traveling and finally being off the train after 12 hours. It's a welcome change from the heat of Spain and Florida before that.
So this time around we get into Paris' Austerlitz station at 0900 with only a name and ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris 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
Two goals in life, whichever we can do first: either take over the world or travel it. I think I know which is more likely to happen...
UPDATE: I realize I need to buckle down and transfer from paper to intertubes the rest of our last trip. We've been kind of static lately, with the ever present health issues taking a prime spot in our lives for now. While we're dealing with that I'm going to try and get the rest of those entries down to keep my thoughts of travel burning.... full info