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Apr 4, 2004 - Paris/Lyon

Up early for a full day on the bus. Stopped briefly at a Contiki owned chateau in the Beaujolais wine region. The wine tasting wasn't too exciting for me so I relaxed and took some pictures while everyone else did their thing. Spent the rest of the afternoon on the bus on our way to Lyon, where we arrived in the early evening. Had a bit of time before we headed off to the old section of town to find dinner. Not sure about the rest of the city but what we saw was really quite lovely (sorry, didn't take my camera to dinner so am waiting on...

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Colin's World Tour

Mar 30, 2004 - Lyon, France, Martin's Birthday

By the time we reached Lyon, we had decided that having a car in France was not going to work - the road tolls had proved to be insurmountable barriers to these ghetto travelers. After just a week, we gave Europcar back their lovely little Pugeot 206. It was nice, but such convenience comes at too high a cost. It was Lyon that we had chosen to use as something of a base of operations in southeast France. We found lodging in (believe it or not) a three star hotel in an apartment-like room complete with kitchenette. The strange thing was -...

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World Trip 03/04

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