Tag: family travel
Princess for a day!
It was suggested that when traveling with kids, a good idea might be to give them full reign for a day (or two or three). We decided while we were in Paris, this would be a great place to do it. There is so much to see and why not change up what we normally…
The Tower of London
There is something for everyone at the Tower of London. History, drama, trickery, weapons, torture, death, royalty and lots and lots of diamonds. Since we did not arrive until the afternoon we ran out of time to see the “rack” which my husband was tortured by missing (pun intended, sorry…). We took the walking tour…
Long Live the Queen!
We have been in England for two weeks now and really love it! Arriving into England, after driving off the train, which took us under the English Channel from France, we found it really nice to see road signs that we understood! Although, there are still several words that got lost in translation… Several times…
The Joy of Eating in France
Our experience of eating in France has been no less than a delectable celebration of food. Every meal we have had here has been incredible. Food is very regional and being in Normandy, we have certainly enjoyed our fair share of Camembert cheese. One of the most delicious meals we enjoyed was a stew with…
Honfleur is not to be missed on a trip through Normandy. Claude Monet spent a lot of time here painting it’s harbor and streets. It is easy to see why, Honfleur is breathtaking! I am so thankful to have visited, especially as we head to Giverny, Monet’s home, tomorrow. Traveling, ahhhhh! Good stuff!