Travel: (noun) the action of journeying, especially to distant places.
France. Germany. Switzerland. England. Luxembourg. Dominican Republic. Japan. Mexico. Australia. Austria. Scotland. Ukraine. Spain. Peru. Portugal. Canada. Italy. All journeyed to. All made near. Some frequently.
On 21 October, I received the dreaded text from a friend in Paris: “Come now. Danielle is in bad condition.” Danielle, the woman I called “my French mom,” was at the end of her battle with pancreatic cancer; Jesus was calling her home. Due to financial constraints and...read more
France is deep into its Fifth Republic. So far, it’s lasted fifty-eight years and eight presidents. Not bad for a country with more than 1,600 different cheeses. But what does this have to do with my visit to Château de Chambord?read more
When American soldiers came marching into Chartres on 18 August 1944, five-year-old Jean-Claude stood on the street corner near his home, and cheered. It would be a day he would never forget.read more