Tricholore 1: Taking it Eze June 1st 2018 My other-half booked a “Trichlore” trip. The aim was to visit three countries over the course of one short weekend. Based in Nice, we would have excursions along the coast using the excellent rail network. We would visit Eze in France, Monte Carlo in Monaco and Ventimillia in Italy. It was a trip of surprising contrasts and where equally striking comparisons were to be made.
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Europe » France » Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur » Èze 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 reluctant business traveller and accidental tourist, these are some of my musings on the nature of travel. These are stories, thoughts, tips and recorded journeys compiled after a 25 year career in an open-necked shirt, thousands of club sandwiches eaten and 92 countries visited.... full info