RTW pre-departure – Paris, France T-43

France – Round The World Tour 2003 T-43pre-departureParisWednesday 29th January Paris, day 2. The hostel room was quite comfortable if a little on the warm side last night. Both our bunk beds (I’m on the top bunk) sink a little in the middle. It’s actually quite comfortable if you sleep on your back but a […]

RTW pre-departure – Paris, France T-42

France – Round The World Tour 2003 T-42pre-departureParisThursday 30th January Paris day 3 is well under way. I’m sitting in the Centre du Pompidou (some kind of museum/arts centre) having just watched a few French dance/art performances on a big screen in one of several screening areas. It was quite relaxing and you soon look […]

RTW pre-departure – Paris, France T-41

France – Round The World Tour 2003 T-41pre-departureParisFriday 31st January Today is our last full day in Paris. Once again, the routine of the day was fairly similar and we are now back at the hostel and are tucked in for the night. All the photos from both the digital cameras have been offloaded to […]

RTW pre-departure – Paris, France T-40

France – Round The World Tour 2003 T-40pre-departureParisSaturday 1st February As I type, the Thalys train out of Paris is just leaving the station. Paris has been fun and we are ready to return back to Holland. This little teaser trip to Paris was something of a dry run for our man journey. We have […]