Day 1 - Aix-en-Provence July 1st 2012 We're off to a good start, although yesterday's travel was exhausting. We arrived in Aix shortly after midnight local time - 22 hours after we left Danville. After a good night's rest we spent the day exploring Aix. We ate lunch at a little neighborhood Boulangerie that our apartment's owner recommnded. It gave us an opportunity to practice our limited French.
After lunch, we tour ... read more
Europe » France » Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur » Agay 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 blog of our 4 week trip to Europe. During week one we will be visiting the South of France, week two we will visit Belgium and Normandy, week 3 we visit Paris and week 4 we end in London.... full info