Apple Days Julian California

Apple Days in Julian California

posted by Sharon October 13, 2019 7 Comments

Julian, a small mountain town in Southern California, sprang to life when gold was discovered here in the 1860s. Known for its pioneer storefronts, wooden sidewalks, and historic sites, Julian…

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Honfleur Normandy France

The Old Harbor of Honfleur

posted by Sharon October 6, 2019 33 Comments

Honfleur, a charming French town, sits where the Seine River flows into the English Channel, in the northern part of Normandy. Founded by Vikings in the 800s, Honfleur has served…

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Bayeux Normandy France

6 Reasons to Visit Bayeux France

posted by Sharon September 22, 2019 34 Comments

Bayeux is an ancient town near the channel coast of Normandy, and it’s just a 2.5-hour train ride from Paris. You can zip here for a couple of days for…

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Paris Louvre

A Few Hours in Paris

posted by Sharon September 8, 2019 29 Comments

You can enjoy Paris, even if you have only a few hours to spend in this grand city. Recently, we flew into Paris from the U.S. and spent just a…

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Berlin Cathedral

Beautiful Churches in Europe

posted by Sharon August 11, 2019 33 Comments

People from all over the world watched the news from Paris last April as fire raged in the iconic Notre Dame cathedral. Footage of the heavy old steeple breaking off…

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Paris Packing Carry-on

Tips for Packing Carry-on Only

posted by Sharon July 28, 2019 23 Comments

Are you on the fence about trying to pack carry-on only? I’m here to tell you that you can do it! I’m heading to Europe from the US for the…

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