First night in France was party time August 25th 2010 Boiry-Notre-Dame (near Arras)
Up for a very early start. Quick shower, locked the doors and off, right on time at 7am. We were taking the Euro tunnel for a change, as had managed a cheap fare on the 2pm crossing but knew we could get an earlier one, still at the cheap rate, if we arrived earlier.
We had arranged to meet up for our first night’s campsite stop with friends Keith and Sue, who ... read more
Europe » France » Nord-Pas de Calais » Arras 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