Month: June 2018

Step-by-step guide to Paris CDG Train station | Paris airport train station | Paris charles de gaulle train station | Paris to Strasbourg Day Trip | Paris to Strasbourg Train | Strasbourg Train Station

Step-by-Step Guide to Paris CDG Train Station

Flying in to Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport offers a gateway to exploring the rest of Europe.  For me, train is always the transportation of choice if possible, and the Paris airport train station connects the Paris airport to a stunning number of locations across Europe.  Knowing how to get from your incoming flight

10 Non Touristy Things To Do in Madrid

10 Non Touristy Things To Do in Madrid

Looking for some non touristy things to do in Madrid?  A way to get off the tourist sprint from Must See to Must See?  How about taking a step back and really seeing not just the sights, but the city and the Madrilenos living in the city?  Give our list of 10 non touristy things

Trim Ireland, the home of Trim Castle of Braveheart fame and many other ruins along the Trim Castle River Walk. | Priory of St. John the Baptist | Parish Church in Newtown-Clonbun | Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul | Trim Castle | Trim Castle History | St. John's Castle

How To Accidentally Visit Ireland’s Trim Castle River Walk and Ruins

We were supposed to be in Madrid.  Our group consisted of a Spanish teacher, four Spanish language students (one my daughter) and me, and the plan was for us to start our Spain exploration about now.  Instead, we were in a hotel in Trim, Ireland – a town I had never heard of before –