Tag Archives: Toulouse Guided Walks

Behind the Scenes at the Toulouse Train Station

Thanks to Elyse the Magnificent Tour Guide, I and several other lucky area residents got to take a look at the repair shop at Gare Matabiau, the Toulouse train station. Here are a few shots from the day: Advertisements

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Journees du Patrimoine – Toulouse

If at first you don’t succeed…sneak in on the second try. Segue to…One of the things I truly enjoy about living in FR is its remembrance of its heritage. Throughout FR – indeed, throughout Europe – there is a weekend … Continue reading

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Prague, Amsterdam, Paris…Toulouse?

That was the itinerary that brought the newlyweds to Chez Newman a couple of weeks ago. Needless to say, Toulouse-Leguevin was the highlight of their European honeymoon. They arrived from Paris via the train around 6 pm. We then took … Continue reading

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Celebrating the 4th of July in Toulouse

It was a dark and stormy…day (you thought I was gonna say ‘night’ didn’t you?). Honestly, it was 15C/58F and there were on and off (mostly ‘off’ thank goodness) showers. Not exactly the best weather for a 4th of July … Continue reading

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Towers of Toulouse

For the first time in more than a year, circumstances allowed me to take another fabulous tour with Elyse. The theme for this tour was Towers and Turrets. Who knew, but at one point, there were hundreds of such towers … Continue reading

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