Tuesday April 12, 2011. We are in CVG about 2hrs early but that's OK the weather has cleared and it's good here anyway--we left with about 4" of rain and a little water in the basement. Oh well,we have good help with the house so won't worry about it!
On the way to JFK and then Venice. It is 6 hours earlier there there so we should arrive about 4:30 AM DST--it will be 10:30 AM…
In 1997 we made plans for a three week trip to Scotland and England. Eleanor's ancestors lived in Glasgow for about 4 years before emigrating to Canada in the first decade of the 1900's. In Glasgow she was to find the location where her ancestors had lived. Then it was on to Edinburgh to do some genealogical research before continuing south to York and Oxford for sightseeing. We arrived at Heathrow Airport on September 6, 1997, the day of Princess Diana's funeral. So she was on our mind…Continue
Added by Bill Kover on April 25, 2011 at 12:53pm — No Comments
Day 12 May Day at Tour Eiffel
Saturday, May 1, 2010
Samedi 1 Mai 2010
We were both up at 7:00am. I didn't realize it at the time, but I had made a big mistake. I got careless. …Continue
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I will be staying at this address from next Wed (20 Apr) to 27 April. It's in the 15th arrondissement. I have the following questions:
1. Suggestions for nearby dining
2. Suggestions for nearby food shopping, mainly for breakfast and snacks
3. It appears that the Eiffel Tower is within walking distance, maybe a mile. True?
4. It also appears that the nearby RER station (Javel) seems a better fit than the Javel Metro…Continue
Friday, April 30, 2010
Vendredi, 30 Avril 2010
We were both up at 7:03am. During a quick trip to the local ATM, I got a taste of the weather. It was overcast and cool with some drizzle. Our breakfast consisted of…Continue
Added by Bill Kover on April 12, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
I thought that the following article written by Karen Fawcett (http://bonjourparis.com/), would be of special interest for those untourists who plan to travel to France in the near future. This is posted with the permission of the author.
Added by Bill Kover on April 10, 2011 at 9:28am — No Comments
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Jeudi, 29 Avril 2010
We were both up by 6:45am. …
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