• Europe

    Paris, France

    Some cities don’t bore easily and Paris is one of them. I visited the French capitol twice before, in 1996 and 1999. This is the first time, however, that I’m going to visit Paris in winter. It’s the day after Christmas when we arrive at Gare du Nord. This monumental station is an attraction in itself. Outside it is cold…

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    Normandy, France

    Itinerary: Yport – Etretat- Honfleur – Bayeux – Arromanches – D-Day Beaches Yport and Etretat On a July morning we leave home fora trip to Normandy, France. We drive via Rotterdam – Breda – Antwerp – Ghent – ​​Bruges – Calais – Abbeville – Neufchatel and Fécamp to Yport, a small village on the Channel coast. It’s a 600 kilometer…