France

April 23, 2017

Paris here I come.

Hello from the Best Western Hotel at JFK Airport.  I am spending the night here prior to my flight tomorrow on Virgin Atlantic to London and […]
April 1, 2017

Excitement to come in April, May and June 2017

Hello to all of my followers who might have been wondering what happened to Aroundtheglobewithdrron.com in the past few months.  Suffice it to say that I […]
October 7, 2016

Cassis and the Calanques.

You have probably never heard of the town of Cassis, France just a bit east of Marseilles along the Mediterranean coast of France and the calanques […]
September 23, 2016

Friday night Paris, France 23 September, 2016.

It is a glorious Friday night in Paris.  The weather is perfect, everyone is out eating, drinking, talking and yes, kissing along the streets of Paris […]
September 9, 2016

France and Spain are just around the corner

In less than 72 hours I will embark on an extended visit to France and Spain beginning on September 12 and ending back here at home […]
January 24, 2016

Paris adieu!

Today is my last full day in Paris.  Tomorrow I begin the journey back home to California via London and New York.  It is with more […]
January 22, 2016

Rue des Martyrs

Today was overcast and rainy in Paris but before the heavy rain, I walked the Rue des Martyrs in the 9th arrondissement.  I am too tired […]
January 21, 2016

Le Carillon and Le Petit Cambodge

Today I completed my mission in Paris, to visit all of the sites of the terrorist attacks of 13 November, 2015 by visiting Le Carillon and […]
January 20, 2016

The Bataclan and the Boulevard Voltaire

I spent much of today exploring the sites of the 13 November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris along and adjacent to the Boulevard Voltaire in the […]
January 17, 2016

Paris Tomorrow!

Yikes!!  I am off to Paris tomorrow.  Oh yes, you all know about the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, Notre Dame, etc., etc., etc.!!  But those […]