Vive la France!! June 23rd 2008 Heathrow's Terminal Five is awesome - huge - and even has comfy looking lounge/beds in the waiting area.
With the short hop from London to Paris on British Airways it wasn't long before we were back in a hire car once more. Having returned our Renault Megane at Heathrow - driving on the left - we picked up a Toyoto Yaris at Charles de Gaulle - driving on the right. Luckily it was pretty easy to ... read more
Europe » France » Picardy 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
We started travelblogging in 2008 when, with the parenting responsibilities of six children long-gone, we (Michelle & Kevin) left home for a three months adventure during which time we spent some of the kids inheritance! Having always loved traveling, prior to our three months away six weeks has been the longest period we've been overseas and that was mostly with kids in tow. Now officially retired (well sort of) I think we'll be taking up this traveling lark with a vengeance! ... full info