Pau Already

When every day is Saturday.

Pau Already

Month: July 2015

Nancy – Fireworks, H&M and fine French food

At the crack of noon (we’re on holiday), Monday, July 13, it was a quick trip from Karlsruhe back to Kandel to pick up our charges, Delaney and Brett, and head to France. Destination for the next four days would Read more…

Canals, castles and barbecue.

It’s been a busy 9 days of touring. On the off chance you’re interested, here’s quick summary: [Note: Photo’s coming, but our Paris Interweb connection is merde.] Sunday, July 5, Amsterdam – The requisite boat tour of Amsterdam’s canal followed Read more…

Have you ever noticed….

Have you ever noticed if your on a train and there’s this one group that’s louder than everyone else they’ll probably be takin’ ‘Merican?

Le Tour and other tours.

Saturday, July 4th No fireworks for us–saving them for Bastille Day. Today it was back to Centraal and back on the train, this time to Utrecht to catch a bit of the prelim stage of the 2015 Tour de France Read more…

and a young, more interesting view…

As a nice alternative to my blah blah blog, our travel-mates, Delaney and Brett have a very cool Tumblr blog going here. Have a look.

The long blur.

Thursday/Friday, July 2/3 Travel day is travel day–long, tiring, a bit of a blur. Fly to Paris via Detroit; TGV/Thalys fast trains to Amsterdam (Amsterdam flights were really expensive); Thursday morphed into Friday. Anyway, the four of us made it. Read more…

And we’re on our way!

French ATC decided not to strike (at least for now), bags are packed and we’re on our way. #excited.