Cycling a Voie Verte September 17th 2009 Voie Verte is French for Greenway
Across France, the state is developing a network of greenways—known as les Voies Vertes—reserved for pedestrian and non-motorized vehicle use. I’d cycled a few kilometers on a greenway in Burgundy last year and was eager to see what one in Upper Normandy would be like.
I chose the greenway called The Valley of the Ep ... read more
Europe » France » Upper Normandy » Giverny 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