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Best Things to do in Bayeux, France

Bayeux, France If you plan to tour the beaches and battlefields in Normandy, where the Allies landed on D-Day, June 6, 1944, chances are you will visit the medieval town of Bayeux, France. Though it’s a small town, there are plenty of things to do in Bayeux. In addition to strolling the streets and perusing the shops and restaurants, you should try to catch the … Continue reading Best Things to do in Bayeux, France

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Booked in a Paris Brothel

When I was a high school sophomore, during spring break, my French class flew to Paris, France. Our French teacher and a few parents chaperoned our group of 18 girls. Little did we know that the travel agent had booked us in a Paris brothel. Our French teacher, Mrs. M, had arranged everything, and the travel agency had offered us a package that was reasonably … Continue reading Booked in a Paris Brothel

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Magnificent Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island

Antelope Island, Utah On a recent visit to Utah, the Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island State Park were two of our must-see places. The first thing we learned is that Antelope Island is about an hour drive or 41 miles north of Salt Lake City. Most importantly, there is only one road in and out of the island so getting there was a little … Continue reading Magnificent Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island

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Brunch All Day: Ellen’s Restaurant Dallas

Ellen’s Restaurant While staying at the NYLO Irving/Las Colinas in Texas, we decided that we wanted to eat breakfast in Dallas and explore the JFK museum. We googled best diners in Dallas, and Ellen’s restaurant appeared in the top five on Yelp’s and Trip Advisor’s lists. Deciding to give Ellen’s a try, we hopped in an Uber for the twenty-minute drive to Dallas. We found that Ellen’s was … Continue reading Brunch All Day: Ellen’s Restaurant Dallas