Paris - Ambulances, missed flights, paradise in Tuscany. June 6th 2011 2 June to 6 June Update – Ambulances, missed flights & connections and, paradise.
Spent a really nice evening (Wednesday 1 June) in inner London walking around enjoying the summer evening air (weather had warmed considerably to around 24 degrees). We had a very English dinner in a very English pub. A lovely end to our week in Britain. Got the EuroStar very fast train to Paris this morning. Th ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Lucca Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Bill, Margie & Katie - We'll be traveling to UK, France, Italy and Croatia for 5 weeks from May to July.
Spending about 7 days in UK traveling around a bit - nothing really planned cept have Oyster passes and britrail passes so we'll go with the flow, visit family, look at the so-old-so beautiful history, shudder at the prices. From there we train it to Paris for a couple of days before jumping on a plane to Milan - Italy (1 day). From there we train our way to Lucca to meet up with the mad manurheads and their offspring / partners / minders etc for 7 days in a Villa just outside of the wall... full info