Category Archives: France

Mont St. Michel - A Little History

Location: Mont St. Michel, France // Googlemaps via wikipedia: Mont Saint-Michel is close to the border of Brittany, which has led to Breton claims to the mount. Originally the Couesnon formed the border between the two duchies, and every so often the river would shift its bank, leading to ownership of the mount shifting between […]

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I Found out Where my British Air Luggage Went!

courtesy of the daily mail in the uk: British Airways has taken its baggage mishandling to new heights. As the Daily Mail reports, the airline has been off-loading its lost luggage (some 28,000 bags) to cheap baggage sorters in Italy thus elongating their vacations from their rightful owners. Italy being Italy, the bags, of course, […]

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Mont St. Michel and the Continued British Airways Lost Luggage

Finally got bag number one of three back from British Airways today, the thing was beat to hell and strangely wet on the bottom inside. I also brought along a bottle of Vitamin C pills to keep me from getting sick, which seemed to have imploded in the bag, first opening the bottle, then spreading […]

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Views From the Normandy Countryside - Moidrey Windmill, France

Let the photos begin! In our drivings around Normandy France something we saw a decent amount of were these beautiful windmills scattered off in the fog. This one was over by Mont St. Michel called the Moidrey Windmill, which was made in 1806. It still creates grain used in a nearby shop's crapes. They also […]

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