The First Day - Town and Country May 31st 2012 After a really good night's sleep, I made my way to breakfast and entered a battlefield. A room full of Germans who would not let a lone Englishman sit in any vacant place. Not to be left standing, I grabbed a coffee and sat - awaiting the next UN resolution.
Leaving the hotel after breakfast, I headed into town for a proper look. Originally settled by the Romans, many of the houses now ref ... read more
Europe » France » Burgundy » Auxerre 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
Having been made an offer I couldn't refuse, I left 30 years of (office) work behind and now 'work' outdoors.
As Nehru so neatly said, we live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Thus, with eyes open and asking questions, I hope to continue learning through experience and travel, as these are as education in themselves.
Happy reading - I shall be happy travelling ...
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