Monthly Archives: May 2013

Burgundy

The next day, we drove from Lyon through Burgundy to return to Paris.  We passed acres of beautiful vineyards.  We visited one and wanted to buy a bottle or two, but the people kinda… ignored us.  I guess we looked

Burgundy

The next day, we drove from Lyon through Burgundy to return to Paris.  We passed acres of beautiful vineyards.  We visited one and wanted to buy a bottle or two, but the people kinda… ignored us.  I guess we looked

Happy Birthday in Lyon

  Lyon specialty: Minced chicken topped with tomato sauce View from our room Lyon specialties:Left: Quenelle, a kind of fish pudding, but you could barely taste the fish.  It had the texture of polenta!Right: Andouliette, sausage made of TRIPE! These

Happy Birthday in Lyon

  Lyon specialty: Minced chicken topped with tomato sauce View from our room Lyon specialties:Left: Quenelle, a kind of fish pudding, but you could barely taste the fish.  It had the texture of polenta!Right: Andouliette, sausage made of TRIPE! These

Arles

We walked this charming little town, Arles in 2 hours.  The amphi-theatre was like the Colloseum in Rome, only a little smaller.  It dates back 90 A.D. back when Romans ruled the place and is still used for bull fights. 

Arles

We walked this charming little town, Arles in 2 hours.  The amphi-theatre was like the Colloseum in Rome, only a little smaller.  It dates back 90 A.D. back when Romans ruled the place and is still used for bull fights. 

Avignon

We visited Avignon, a small touristic town south of France in the Provence.  I had no idea, but the this was a papal city for several generations in the 1300s.  But the highlight was the modern and innovative light show

Avignon

We visited Avignon, a small touristic town south of France in the Provence.  I had no idea, but the this was a papal city for several generations in the 1300s.  But the highlight was the modern and innovative light show

A Belgian Sunday lunch

We were going to Tom’s parents’ home for lunch . We intended to leave around 2.30 to go to grocery, come home to unpack, organize…  We were in for a surprise, Sunday lunch is a full 4-course exquisite FEAST!!!  On

A Belgian Sunday lunch

We were going to Tom’s parents’ home for lunch . We intended to leave around 2.30 to go to grocery, come home to unpack, organize…  We were in for a surprise, Sunday lunch is a full 4-course exquisite FEAST!!!  On

1 month

Today marks exactly 1 month since my arrival in Belgium and our finally starting a life together.  Seems like only yesterday when the 2 flights seemed like forever… Jet Airways has SO much leg space New Delhi airport Quite nice,

1 month

Today marks exactly 1 month since my arrival in Belgium and our finally starting a life together.  Seems like only yesterday when the 2 flights seemed like forever… Jet Airways has SO much leg space New Delhi airport Quite nice,