Friday, December 31, 2010

Paris, France

We dragged Mom to Paris, even though she wasn't feeeling too hot. She slept most of the way there.

Eifel Tower

The Louvre

Notre Dame Cathedral

Basilique du Sacre Coeur de Montmartre

View from Basilique du Sacre Coeur de Montmartre on New Year's Eve

Notre Dame Cathedral

Seine River

Berthillon on Isle Saint Louis has heavenly sorbet
(pear and strawberry were a great combination)

Outside Berthillon

Arc de Triomphe

After-Christmas Market

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Garmisch, Germany / Innsbruck, Austria

On the hill in the distance is the Neuschwanstein Castle, which was the inspiration for Disneyland's Sleeping Beauty Castle

Innsbruck Olympic Arena

Innsbruck Olympic ski jump

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg Castle is on the hill

Heidelberg Castle

A hallway in the Castle

Doorway in the Castle

The body is painted on the wall behind the actual trophy

World's largest wine barrel, which held 220,000 liters (50,000 gallons)

Sunday, December 19, 2010