Tag Archives: Normandy

Mont Saint Michel

The second day in Normandy we had the opportunity to go to the hideout made famous in that wonderful work of fiction turned into a delightful movie. Remember, the line? We seek him here, we seek him there, Those Frenchies … Continue reading

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Lovely Bayeaux, France

One of the high points of Scotty’s parents visit was getting out of Paris and heading up to Normandy. It had been a while since I’d left this lovely city and it was wearing on me. There’s something about Paris … Continue reading

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On Wednesay, we got up at 5AM and boarded a 2.5 hour train out to Normandy. Mom had arranged a tour for us with Allan Bryson, a WWII expert and enthusiast. The tour took us from Ste. Mere Eglise, to … Continue reading

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This made me miss Edinburgh

Some of you will remember when I posted a Danny MacAskill video, here. My sister sent me a link to a new one and it’s amazing! It actually made me miss walking around Edinburgh and there is a great footage … Continue reading

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Just because it’s a beautiful day here.

So, Scotty and I have been in class for four full weeks. And since it’s been a whole month, it’s time for a holiday. Or at least that’s how it seems to work here in France. Yes, one month in and … Continue reading

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