Francy pants May 31st 2012 Woke up in my cozy coffin as the train pulled into Paris this morning. I really enjoyed the sleeper train, though I think other members of my party were expecting a little more room and comfort and bathrooms.
From the train station we took a taxi to our apartment that my parents have rented for a week. My parents did a lot of research to pick a good spot to stay, so it was disturbing to receive ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris 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