Monthly Archives: September 2012

London (Take II)

London was our final point of call before starting the journey home via a few days in each of Dubai and Hong Kong. We managed to find good accommodation for five nights in a great location at Notting Hill, despite … Continue reading

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We arrived in London right at the start of the Paralympic Games, so to avoid the crowds we decided to head out of town for a week or so before returning for our flights to Dubai. Our place of choice … Continue reading

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Paris (Take II)

We love Paris! I think I harped on that point enough in our entry from our visit 3 months ago, so, we left time to enjoy a few more days here before catching the Eurostar to London for our eventual flights out … Continue reading

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Alsace and Champagne Regions, France

On the French side of our road trip from Munich to Paris, we first spent some time in the Alsace Region of Colmar and Strasbourg in between visiting the south and north Black Forest of Germany, and we then spent … Continue reading

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Schwarzwald (The Black Forest) and Bavaria

After leaving Munich we hired a car for 11 days for a ‘road trip’ towards Paris, with the general plan being to explore some of the Bavaria and Black Forest regions of Germany and the Alsace and Champagne regions of … Continue reading

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