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? So that I can come back home. and see it with renewed eyes, renewed body, renewed spirit and say with confidence, "there is no place like home!".
Yet, coming back to my nest having learned something new from my travels is what renews my spirit ...
A firm subscriber to the philosophy it is more about the journey than it is about any particular destination.
There is simply no better joy in life than travel and the pursuit of an adventure ...... full info