A Bit of Home in Normandy December 7th 2012 Since I'm from Canada, this particular visit really hit home for me. As I walked in the Canadian Cemetery, I noticed that there was nobody there except for the maintenance worker. At the front, there was a giant stone with a cross on top reading: "their name liveth for evermore".
In a little pavilion near the entrance there was a book, listing all the names and birth places of the Canadian ... read more
Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Caen 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
My name is Payton, I'm 17 years old and from Ontario, Canada. Travelling is a big interest of mine, and is something I wish to continue as I get older. Some places I want to visit include Italy, Japan, India, Australia, and England. I'm really excited to share some of my experiences on my own blog, feel free to post any comments you may have!... full info