Wednesday Postcard: Toulouse, France

Bonjour! This week’s carte postale is one I picked up during my visit to Toulouse in southwest France 🇫🇷: This is a view of the Garonne River and La ville rose (the Pink City). Shown here are two bridges: Pont Saint-Pierre (foreground) and Pont Neuf. On the bottom right are Les Abattoirs (modern art museum) and the dome of Hôpital de La Grave. On the top left is the Old Town, where the famous Capitole building is located. Until the next Wednesday Postcard, à bientôt! If you liked this postcard, you may be interested in reading my post: Toulouse: Walking … Continue reading Wednesday Postcard: Toulouse, France

Building a Toy Airplane and Dreams

After my visit to Airbus in Toulouse, I went to the gift shop and bought a model airplane building-block kit of the Airbus A380! It’s a fun souvenir that family and friends can put together. To assemble 70 blocks and build the cute replica, it took the Girls and me only 45 minutes, which included unboxing and taking pictures along the way! The most challenging part was peeling off the stickers from the paper sheet and making sure they didn’t tear. But applying the stickers to the model airplane was a breeze! The finished replica measures about 10 inches (25cm) … Continue reading Building a Toy Airplane and Dreams