Tourangeaux describe their town: “C’est le mini-Paris” and in the past it has acted as the temporary capital.Continue reading “Time In Tours”
We were troglodytes living in a cozy partial-cave that had once been a part of the Castle’s corner tower.Continue reading “Troglodytes in Chinon”
The Loire Valley is known for its vineyards, orchards, farms, historic towns and UNESCO listed Châteaux.Continue reading “Châteaux of the Loire Valley”
The road from Roubaix led us to Lille and Arras and the stunningly beautiful WWI Vimy Ridge Memorial.Continue reading “Roubaix, Arras and Lille”
Touring Normandie France in alphabetical order was unplanned, we began with Arromanches, Bayeux & Caen.Continue reading “ABC’s of Normandie, France”
A lasting memory of these two northeastern French cities may be the dozens of intricate shop signs, the majestic swans a-swimming and the amazing outdoor Christmas decorations.
There are written historical records from the early 13th century referring to Mulhouse but local stories and legends date back as far as the first century.