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Ira Returns From 22 Loverly Days in Europe

Ira Returns From 22 Loverly Days in Europe

Oct 5th, 2009, 03:43 AM
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Ira Returns From 22 Loverly Days in Europe

Hi all,
My Lady Wife and I have returned from our visit to Alsace, The Bodensee, the Bernese Oberland, the Italian Lake District, Provence, and of course, Paris.

Three weeks of fun-filled excitement in lakes and forests, death-defying treks over mountain passes through fog and gloom, foods and wines and other such stuff as dreams are made on;

We returned to cold, damp and rainy weather - and a yard full of tree branches, beaten down flowers and .unmown grass.

Reality has a habit of doing that.

More to come later.

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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:00 AM
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Welcome back Ira. Looking forward to hearing about your adventures.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:01 AM
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Ira - Use the little triangle and ask if they can change it to the other countries.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:14 AM
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Welcome back and glad to hear that you had a great time. Looking forward to reading all about it as I prepare for my own European adventure in less than 2 weeks.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:26 AM
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I can't wait to read about the Bodensee and the Italian Lake district!
Welcome back!!
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:44 AM
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>I do not know why it is tagged "UK".

You wrote:
>cold, damp and rainy weather

The message board detects this statement and puts it under "UK". ;-)
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:51 AM
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Its lovley right now
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Oct 5th, 2009, 05:52 AM
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Logos, I love it!

Ira, can't wait for the trip report to start. It's a chilly, rainy day in Charlotte....perfect day to lose myself in a good trip report. And as I am currently pregnant with twins I won't be going anywhere for a long time so I might as well live vicariously through others.

Tracy
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Oct 5th, 2009, 06:00 AM
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Oh, we can live with the UK tag.

Meanwhile, after weeks of nice weather, it turned cool, damp and rainy in Paris today, too.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 06:15 AM
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Welcome back, ira. I'm looking forward to another epic trip report.

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Oct 5th, 2009, 06:29 AM
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Welcome back, Ira.

Eager to hear about Alsace; we leave on Sun. for Paris and then on to Alsace for a week.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 08:30 AM
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Can't wait for this one!
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Oct 5th, 2009, 08:33 AM
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looking forward to more. [or some!]
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Oct 5th, 2009, 09:00 AM
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Looking forward to another great read. Welcome back, Ira.
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Oct 5th, 2009, 09:07 AM
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Eagerly awaiting another marvelous report.

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Oct 5th, 2009, 12:01 PM
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Cannot wait!!! Welcome home Ira!

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Oct 5th, 2009, 12:29 PM
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"more later." Oh, please, Come on Ira, welcome home, and all that, but we're all waiting!!
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Oct 5th, 2009, 12:40 PM
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We're all looking forward to your report, Ira, so please finish mowing the grass and enlighten us. Welcome back, EJ
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Oct 5th, 2009, 12:51 PM
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Welcome back. I hope you had as great a time as we did in France. We came home to branches and tons of acorns. We haven't seen this many acorns here in Wisconsin in 17 years. I hope that doesn't mean a bad winter.

Looking forward to your trip review.
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welcome back.
where is the rest?
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