Our Travel Blog

We are travelling on a family excursion to France and England.  This blog is a report on what we do and see.  Enjoy!

Aaaah Paris

By Tammy Zayac | Jul 19, 2016

Bonjour mes Amis Nous somme a Paris! Il fait tres chaud☀️? Hier nous sommes alles a la Tower de Eiffel. Ok that’s all I got. The nice thing is we have AC in our room for the first time the whole trip. Now that’s something to be thankful for. The last time we were here it was…

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Fêtes Nationales (Bastille Day)

By Ron Zayac | Jul 15, 2016

We spent the French National Holiday exploring the town of Bayeux,our base for our own Normandy campaign.  One of the things on my bucket list was spending time at Canadian war memorials – something we didn’t do our first time in Europe 20 years ago.  Therefore, northern France (Flanders) and Normandy were important stops this…

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Colmar and area

By Tammy Zayac | Jul 10, 2016

Bonjour encore A quick post from me as I hope others will put some posts up soon about our adventures 😉 wink wink nudge nudge We have been staying in Colmar since Wednesday and are heading out today. Our stay was great. The town of Colmar is beautiful. We changed things a bit and did…

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Annecy and area

By Tammy Zayac | Jul 9, 2016

Tammy encore Bonjour! So we just left this beautiful area on Wednesday. The appartment we rented was in the heart of the old town of Annecy.  The weather is still so hot even up here! We found out that the big attraction to Annecy besides the charming old town was the lake. Well what goes…

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Happy Belated Canada Day from Nice

By Tammy Zayac | Jul 8, 2016

Hope you all had a great Canada Day. Hannah wore her Canada pin from Grandma all day? To celebrate we went to the beach again…this time in Villefranche sur mer. Just a quick train ride away. We have a big debate going on about the best type of beach as they vary quite a bit…

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Nice

By Tammy Zayac | Jun 28, 2016

Nice! We have had some wonderful days on the beach and exploring Nice. What a culture shock tho! It is a busy touristy place at the best of times but with Euro 2106 happening this place is packed at certain times of the day even near our off the beaten track apartment. The first 2…

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The Luberon

By Hannah | Jun 27, 2016

Bonjour mes amis, Bonnieux I really enjoyed Bonnieux. In Bonnieux we went to a market that was really cool. There were people selling fresh lavender, soap, spices, fruit, vegetables, meat, jewelry, clothes and lots more stuff!!! It was sooo cool! I went to a boulangerie (bakery) with my dad one morning and we bought fresh…

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Bonnieux

By Tammy Zayac | Jun 23, 2016

Bonnieux Accomodation Here are a few pictures of the place where we are staying in the Luberon. Amazing right! Hannah fell in love at first sight…actually on the way up the road to the village she was in love.This is only our first place and she has named it the best?Wait until she sees the…

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Alive and Well

By Tammy Zayac | Jun 22, 2016

Bonjour! I will be the first to post from France-yay! Technology is an amazing thing unless it’s not working? So if we didn’t have the amazing talents of a techie on board this adventure I would be resorting to pay phones to call and let our friends and family know we are ok…like in the…

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