Tag Archives: France

Lille – 14th to 15th April 2008

We didn’t make it to Champagne from Euro Disney instead deciding to take the most direct route which saw us spend the night in Lille – which is a French town on the border with Belgium. Staying in Lille lets … Continue reading

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Euro Disney – 10th to 13th April 2008

OK, I know it’s not everyone’s cuppa tea but we had to have a stop over at Euro Disney – it did give the girls a bit of a break with a chance to do kids things!!! On the way … Continue reading

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Paris – 2005 UK-France Adventure

In Paris we stayed in an apartment not far from Notre Damme. It was great as away from hotel areas and made us feel a bit local.  Driving in Paris was an experience and parking the car was a challenge … Continue reading

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Euro Disney – 2005 UK-France Adventure

The day trip to Euro Disney, while we were in Paris, was our first trip to a Disney Park.  Wow – What a Day!!! We started off at 6am by train so that we were one of the first into … Continue reading

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Loire Valley – 2005 UK-France Adventure

From Anges we went on to a Dijon and the wineries in the Burgundy region. Emily had one her largest tantrums in the market a Dijon – cannot remember why but I think something to do with wanting to go … Continue reading

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Angers – 2005 UK-France Adventure

From Brittany we went onto Loire Valley and the town of Angers. Just up from Angers, along the Loire River, you find heaps of Troglodyte caves. They are used for mushroom farms, houses, hotels etc.  We went to a Mushroom … Continue reading

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Concarneau – 2005 UK-France Adventure

Next stop over in France was at Concarneau in Brittany, North-Western France. Dinner the first night in Concarneau and I discovered what would become a passion – Moules and Frites. This was my first meal of Moules-Frites and since have … Continue reading

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