Corsica’s most beautiful beaches and coastal stretches exist on the western side of the island, while the interior of the island is quite mountainous. The development of the railroads in both locations were built with optimum scenic views and the unique topography in mind. The Vecchio viaduct was built by none other than Gustave Eiffel.
Take a whirlwind tour of one of Laura McKenzie’s favorite cities to visit: Paris. During the day, there is more than enough to keep you busy. Historic sites and museums, such as the Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Picasso Museum, and the Paris Opera House are only the beginning of what there is to see.
Enchanting villages, stunning abbeys, and sparkling seaports beckon. Rudy visits Giverny’s museums, where Impressionalism was born, honors the soldiers who fought on Normandy’s beaches on D-Day, and marvels at the awe-inspiring Abbey of Mont-St-Michel.
With Laura McKenzie as your guide, enter the royal Palace of Versailles with its twelve miles of enclosing walls, twenty-six acres of roof, 2,000+ windows, grand outdoor park, and enchanting Hall of Mirrors. Shop in Place Vendome, and experience Paris after dark.