2009 Do-Re-Mi Tour : Gallivanting thru Europe (Part 2/4: France) August 18th 2009 Arrival into Paree: Ooh La La , Oui, Oui , C’est La Vie…
The drive into Paris was rather long and we arrived quite late.
Driving within the city was chaotic and Hotel La Chapelle while pleasant enough was not situated in the best of neighborhoods.
I liked all our hotels, suited our budget well and far exceeded my expectations. I think in terms of best use of sp ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France 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
Why do I travel?
Because every destination has something unique to teach visitors. The immersion therapy in a different culture, different cuisine, different couture leaves me a "changed person" every single time. I learn to appreciate others more, and in the process appreciate what I have more as well ...... full info