Jacques' photos


  • 197812 Spain Canarias Tenerife for Christmas and New Year

    TO SEE ENLARGED AS ALL PICTURES OF THE ALBUM "Trip by Trip..."Tenerife is the largest and most populated island of the seven Canary Islands; It is also the most populated island of Spain, with a land area of 2,034.38 square kilometres (785 sq mi) and 898,…

  • 197812 Spain Canarias Tenerife Itinerary

    We enjoyed this Christmas trip of 15 days with my mother; This trip was organized by Pierre's entreprise bank BNP; The jet from Paris left us on Palma island and we continued with an old airplane to Tenerife Los Rodeos dancing very much in the air copared…

  • 197807 Egypt BNP Group Tour

    A trip organized by BNP, Pierre's employer, with low prices due to the date of departure in full Summer; I remember walking against the walls of houses not to burn our feet even with shoes!!! The most terrible has been the climb above Hashepsout temple, a…


  • 197807 Egypt BNP Trip

    A trip organized by BNP, Pierre's employer; First Cairo capital, the pyramids and some landmarks as the giant museum or the great mosque, Memphis and the colossal sphinx then flighst to Assouan and Abu Simbel temples, flight back to Luksor, where we visi…

  • 197710 Kenya First Trip

    We rented a car in Nairobi to explore the nearby animal parks, the Naivasha and Nakuru lake crowded by flamingoes, Treetops Thomson Falls and Mt Kenya then Amboseli National Park and Masaï reserves at the base of Mt Klimandjaro, always fascinating shows o…

  • 197710 Kenya First Trip

    Our very colonial old hotel Fairview was a curious place where giraffes were assembled on care and sometimes they passed their long neck through the dining room windows!!! We rented a car in Nairobi to explore the nearby animal parks, the Naivasha and Nak…


  • 197608 London and Canterbury Visit

    Train from Paris St Lazare to Dieppe, boat to Folkestone, train to London, taxi and tube in London, train to Canterbury and back to London, train to Douvres, hydrofoil to Calais, train to Paris North Station; The tunnel did not exist, it will be built lat…

  • 197608 London and Canterbury

    London and Paris are two big capitals very close but so different in many ways! Boat and hydrofoil have been our way to cross the channel; The tunnel did not exist, it will be built later and received its first travellers on end of 1994.

  • 197612 Morocco Imperial Group Tour

    First large trip with Pierre completely amazed by all the changes he found! The beginning of a long series during 40 years all around the world!


  • 197612 Morocco Imperial Group Tour

    We loved particularly the Eastern part of the trip behind the High Atlas (Ouarzazate, Dadès and Todra valleys with magnificent palm oasis); A beautiful islamic kingdom (ex French department as Algeria and Tunisia) that produces elegant handicrafts and off…

  • 197602-03 SENEGAL3 Mbour SineSaloum

    The plane made a stop in Bordeaux Mérignac before flying to Dakar; This is my unique lone trip and I had not a lot of courage to visit more places that time!

  • 197603 Senegal 3

    Lone 30th birthday in the heat of Senegal; I thought this trip able to put me out of depression after Jean-Paul's leaving but it has not been a solution! Travelling alone is not for me, a sad period indeed but I shall meet Pierre in July!


  • 197510 Singapore1Indonesia1Malaysia1CruiseThail and1

    197510 Marvelous Last Trip with Jean-Paul; We had a big surprise in Singapore as our Jet Tours guide was Martine already our guide in Carribean Martinique and Guadeloupe in 197405 so she decided to make the cruise with us and that was not previous; Thanks…

  • 197510 Indonesia1Malaysia1CruiseThailand1

    Collision between our B747and another B747 of Air France avoided in extremis!!!! The previous flights were by Air France to Rome then to Singapore with a B747 of Singapore Airline and several stops including Bangkok; We had given the itinerary to our fami…

  • 197503 SENEGAL2 Mbour Goree Island StLouis Sine Saloum

    An amusing story: my neighbour and friend at home in France said me on departure: "You can go to airport with your car and park it in Air France parking, I shall arrange that!"; I did not understand he should do but no more explanation; One day we had a s…


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  • 197412 Sri Lanka1 A Mother in Paradise

    This trip has been the discovery of an equatorial island South of India named Ceylon at that time; Jean-Paul and me decided this far trip taking with us my mother 64 years old, a very Christian woman, still working and poor, who had never taken a plane ne…

  • 197412 Sri Lanka1 Discovery

    First contact with Buddhism, Hinduism, Asia and India; A deep change of civilization!


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