Tag Archives: France

Paris, France, October 2012

The City of Light was our final stop on our short visit through France, Holland and Switzerland. We stayed near the Eiffel Tower on Rue Cler, on a delightful side street with lots of restaurants and pastry shops. The eating … Continue reading

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Beaune, France, October 2012

Beaune is the heart of the wine country of Burgundy. The old town is a walled village approximately 3km by 3km. We stayed inside the walled area in a modern “old” hotel – Via Mokis. The weather was overcast, and … Continue reading

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Lyon, France October 2012

Lyon – the food capital of France did not disappoint. The local cuisine, wines and pastries proved to be a gourmet delight, and reasonably priced at that. Lyon is at the boundary of the Beaujolais and Rhone wine growing regions. … Continue reading

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Europe Journal 2002 – Paris

The 21 hours from Lisbon to Paris were very comfortable. The Sud Express runs from Lisbon to Hendaye in Southern France and links up with the TGV Atlantic that runs to Paris. I splurged and stayed in a cabin on … Continue reading

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