Day 2 Paris May 4th 2011 Day Two A day around Paris
While staying with M, L & J it seemed an opportunity to go into central Paris. We thought the best way to see the sights in such a short time was to jump on a tour bus. We picked this up just outside the Lourvre where it headed past Notre Dame Cathedral, Eiffel Tower, the Hospital Invalides the Moulin Rouge and Opera House.
During the tour we made two stops one wa ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Boissy-Saint-Leger 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
5 years ago we embarked on a European adventure, that took us through 23 countries across Europe. This time we are going around the globe! We both suffer from a 'wanderlust' alway's wondering what is over the next hill or around the next cove.
We will be travelling by Train, Bus, Plane and who knows what. Exploring some of the coldest regions on the planet as well as some of warmest and remote.
We are writing this blog so we can keep in contact with our family and friends, to let them know what we are up to.... full info