Category: France/Italy

Paris – Day 3

17 km today! Amazing sites, picnic lunch with icky cheese and good wine in a park and another cheese and meat board for dinner. A great day. Here are some pictures!

Paris – Day 2

We walked 20 km yesterday! I’m feeling a bit overwhelmed by being in the presence of things that are far older than anything I’ve seen before.  It gives some perspective to what the French...

Paris – Day 1

We arrived at 10 am and by the time we got an airport shuttle (train) to the transit and rode that – VERY SLOW – train into the city and got to our hotel...

Journey – Halifax to Paris

We flew via West Jet on a Boeing 737-800.  Very nice craft.  The highlight for me was that the pilot was a freind from many years ago – Kevin Dort.  I’m quite sure that...

Ready…Set…

 We’ve gone away for a long weekend and taken more with us than we have for this trip.  This is very un-natural for me… I want to take EVERYTHING and then some! But… I’m...

The marshalling area

 This is it!  This is where it’s all coming together (theoretically)… hopefully, it will look more organized 24 hours from now!

How’d it all start?

Planning is ongoing!  We started several months ago after talking about a trip like this for a long time.  Then our friend Nancy told us about a trip she and her husband were on...