France I tend to go through on the way to somewhere else. Occasionally there may be something of interest.

Merignac and street kids

mnc.jpg  The text message from home informed me of the document. I had to sign a letter...
Nov 01, 2015

Three hours to kill in Paris

mon.jpg  Crossing a major city from one train terminal to another is always a trial, especially if...
Aug 13, 2018

Cold, wet and a flooded Dax

dax2.jpg  Closing the front door, I stepped into the cold drizzle of the night. Three o'clock in...
Dec 10, 2014

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Xarma Hostel, Pamplona

Kaplan Hotel, Jerusalem