Category: Travel

Autumn Forest Sunset

The colors of Autumn in the forest at sunset. Made at the Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve in Illinois. Gaze at this for a while, and there is no way it cant make you smile. Photo: 'Autumn Forest Sunset' - Copyright 2021 Frank J Casella All Rights…

Avignon, France - Rhone River Walk

September 22, 2022 Another gorgeous day in Provence. Today we walked past the Rampart Wall to the banks of the Rhone, strolling along its banks to Pont St. Benezet. Because we can spend so much time traveling, we do not have to rush from one place…

Sète, France to Avignon, France

September 21, 2022 Today we traveled by jam packed train from Sète to Avignon, a trip that took 1.5 hours. SNCF doing their usual, cancelled the train that was to be scheduled one hour behind the one we were going to travel on. That meant there…

Sète, France - Day 3

September 20, 2022 Another gorgeous day on the Mediterranean coast. We just can't get over how the Mediterranean is, so today we ventured out on it, taking one of the tourist cruise boats.…

Acceptance

Sunday in the park in Chicago is a lesson on acceptance. Here we see people out for a ‘walk’ on Segways, while others enjoy lunch in a tent at Lake Michigan, and cars move along on Lake Shore Drive. All in a stones throw of Willis (Sears) Tower in…

A Lazy Sunday in Sète, France

We are not the type of people that when they travel schedule every minute being tourists scurrying from one thing to another. Today we did as many others in Sète seem to do, walking along the the canals, visiting the jetty, and savoring the…

Port Cassifierasse to Sete

September 17, 2022 This morning we left our canal boat adventure behind and traveled to the town of Sete where we we spend a few days relaxing and doing some sightseeing. We have rented an apartment and the street it is on turned out to the…

Canal du Midi - PK227 to Port Cassafieres

September 16, 2022 Our last day on the canal as we checkout tomorrow morning at 9 o'clock. It was just a short trip to the Le Boat base at Port Cassafieres. We got there before noon and we able to dock at a good slip. The day was spent relaxing and…