17-07-2006

Some really great statues

We didn't stop at Giverny, there is a town nearby called Vernon that is very interesting, and in their 800-year-old church there are some really great statues. (Note 1) Note 1: for more details about this church go to  http://www.vernon-visite.org/rgb2/vernon_historic_centre_3.htm for  some basic explanation about the church and to http://www.vernon-visite.org/colleg/accueil.htm for a whole s Website dedicated to the monument  The full text of the visit to Giverny and Vernon can be read at... [Lire la suite]
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17-07-2006

A surprisingly impressive church

Sandy wrote on May 29th, 2006 Having seen everything that there was to see, Olivia and I headed back to Vernon only to realize that the next train wasn't for another hour and a half. So we wandered around Vernon. Found their , which had some  really funky stained glass. And we were just looking around, minding our own business, when someone starts playing the organ.  Freaked us out. It was very Phantom of the Opera; I was totally expecting a guy in a mask and cape to swing down from the loft. Left the church, and I... [Lire la suite]
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