So….Cruise vs DIY?

So did we do it better than taking a cruise? Well, if you take out having to lug our suitcases everywhere, on and off trains, to and from airports and up and down all the steps we ended up having to navigate, then we obviously would have had a better time of it on a…

Fourviere’s Treasures

With no particular agenda in store for today, a bus trip around the city is in order, and our first stop, was not really something I had an interest in seeing because I saw plenty of ruins in Europe on my last trip.  But we followed the other tourists who trudged off the bus and…

Lyon – City of Food

From Gare de Lyon, Paris, we board a train to Lyon, only a couple of hours away.  We are travelling by TGV or ‘train a grande vitesse’, which simply means…very fast train.  And that it is, there’s barely any time to grab a coffee from the food cart before you arrive at Lyon Part Dieu Station. Lyon…