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World Trip 2006: Days 101 and 102 – Paris, France and Helsinki, Finland

Friday 7 July 2006 and Saturday 8 July 2006 Highlights: Sacre Coeur Monument (Paris), the sun still shining at 1 am (Helsinki) Friday Friday started with a very long travel day of over 13 hours, while the bus stopped in … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 92 – Nice to Avignon (France) and Barcelona, Spain

Wednesday 28 June 2006 Highlights: The Palace of the Popes (Avignon), bustling Las Ramas (Barcelona) Travelling from Nice to Barcelona we stopped off at Avignon, France for a short period.   Avignon was the home of the Popes during the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 91 – Nice and Cannes, France

Tuesday 27 June 2006 Highlights: Beaches at Cannes World famous Cannes has to be one of the most beautiful places in Europe.   Undertaking a day train trip from Nice to this tourist town you could tell as you got … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 89 – Munich to Nice, France

Sunday 25 June 2006 Highlights: Promenade des Anglais With almost everything shut in Munich I awoke to the sound of car horns that had not stopped all night the German’s had won last night and they didn’t want anyone to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 87 – Pisa, Italy and Nice, France

Friday 23 June 2006 Highlights: Leaning Tower of Pisa (Italy) Today’s travel plan saw the bus stopping in Pisa for about 1.5 hours, to see the famous tower.   I have never seen so many hawkers trying to sell stuff … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 64 – Paris to Bern, Switzerland

Wednesday 31 May 2006 Highlights: Arriving in beautiful Switzerland Most of the day was in the bus but that allowed for looking at the beautiful Switzerland landscape.  I did however meet a new friend in Luke who is from Australia … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 63 – Paris, France

I was a man on a mission today as this is my last chance in Paris to see some things I had missed last time.   I quickly walked down from my hostel to the Arc de Triumph and it … Continue reading

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