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Rouen: Day 3

Last full day in Rouen and our last full day in any one European city! Wow, I can’t believe we’re there already…

The morning started off with a lovely walk along the Seine River – yup, the same river that runs through Paris also runs through Rouen! 740 more words


On this day: the world’s first motor racing contest | In Times Gone By...

The world’s first motorsport contest took place on the 22nd of July, 1894 from Paris to Rouen, France. First, a selection event was held in which sixty-nine cars participated. 18 more words

19th Century

Rouen: Day 2

Our first full day in Rouen was a busy one!

This is a fairly typical view of the city center where most of the sites are. 754 more words


Rouen, only kinda sorta not really: Day 2

We are in Rouen now! We’ve been here since about 11:00pm, have the “only kinda sorta not really”. But we do have pictures and stories fun today! 519 more words


Bon Apetite -Choux buns and Chouquettes

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For a few moments this morning I thought I was going to have to deal with a double booking. Not the kind where you find you are booked for two different tours in two entirely different places at the same time, but one you turn up to your destination and find that another group is already there. 329 more words

Living In France


We headed to our home away from home (it is almost embarrassing: this was our sixth time in Rouen) in search of cheap shopping ( 89 more words

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