River Boat Tour of Amsterdam

There are many ways to see Amsterdam, but a great way to see the city is by boat!  There are many different companies that provide boat tours through the canals, and our Backroads Tour group scheduled…

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Exploring Mürren and Gimmelwald

On July 9th, we decided to take the train down from Wengen to Lauterbrunnen.  From there we took a series of lifts and trains up to Mürren. After arriving in Mürren, we walked across the…

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Palace of Versailles

Today we took an 8 hour bike tour of the Palace of Versailles with Fat Tire Tours.  I had taken a 4 hour city tour with them in 2015 and loved every bit of it.…

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Paris- Eiffel Tower, Jardin des Tuileries, Champs-Élysées, Seine River Cruise

Today we left the hotel around 9:45am and headed to the Eiffel Tower via the Metro. When we got there, we ended up having to walk around half of the Champ de Mars (the park…

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Montparnasse Tower, Le Louvre

We started off today with an easy jog around the city in the early morning.  Although it was overcast, the temperature was around 60 degrees, perfect running weather in my opinion, and the streets were…

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