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Barging Through Provence, France
Chronological / Destinations / Europe

Barging Through Provence, France

It’s what the French call le Train Grande Vitesse (very fast train) or TGV for short. And there we were in plush reserved seats on one heading for a rendezvous with a canal barge for a week of slow cruising, sightseeing and luxuriating with nine other passengers.

RONDA, SPAIN: Home of the Rooster
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RONDA, SPAIN: Home of the Rooster

DNA scientists have recently announced that the bones in the massive Seville cathedral are, in fact, just as Sevillians have claimed all along, those of Christopher Columbus.

Wiesbaden, a Fairytale Comes to Life
Chronological / Destinations / Europe

Wiesbaden, a Fairytale Comes to Life

The Romans discovered Wiesbaden and its 27 hot springs, so seeing part of the Roman Wall was a surprise. Before dinner at the famous Kifer’s, we visited palace-like Kurhaus…