France 36 - more storks and a pretzel June 11th 2012 Before we left home we made two resolutions. The first not to travel along the same road twice. This relates to years of staying in gites or rented houses where we drew a 75 mile radius around the property and found ourselves travelling up and down the same road every day. The second was to have an open mind about the villages of Alsace. Blogs had suggested that when you had seen one village you h ... read more
Europe » France » Alsace » Eguisheim 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
A 60 something who feels that the world is her lobster, that life is worth living and that you only get one shot at it . A whole new world opened up since we bought Suzy. A different view out of the window every day and the chance to see life in all its glory. And then there is Sion our travelling companion. A knowledgeable sheep who with his Sheep Book of Facts keeps us on our toes. He and his bestest, bestest friend Woolly Mammoth search the world for latrines, roofs and manhole covers. What more could you want out of life?
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