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Jul 10, 2009 - First Day

Yesterday I arrived in France at 8:35 A.M., which is 1:30 A.M. in the U.S. We took the bus to the train station in Paris to wait for the TGV train. While we were there, I found it was very difficult to find any free water or toilets, and everything was wayyy over-priced, except for the bread. I bought a "demi-baguette" for 0.42 euro cents. It was delicious! Some interesting things I saw were the tame pigeons... Parisians don't wave.. trash on the side of the road.. and two hobos sleeping under a blanket together outside of the train...

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Kristin in FRANCE!

May 24, 2006 - Nr Nancy, France

Glad to have finally cleared all the red tape we zoomed down to Dover on Tuesday pm and caught the 10.15pm ferry to Calais. Arrived after midnight and slept in a ditch near St Omer under a starry sky. Matt, who watches a lot of Discovery Channel, worried about French timber wolves but the sun came up and we were not only alive but so ON OUR WAY!! The M'way south skirts to the east of Paris, through Reims and ontowards the Swiss border. In mixed weather we found a nice camp site by the Moselle south of Nancy and had our first glass of wine...

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