S: France 2012
BC: DEPARTED | AUSTRALIA | 2 FEB 2012
1: France | France | ARRIVED 16 Feb 2012
2: We ran into some complications at the airport. Our flight from Frankfurt to Nice was canceled due to a strike!!!
3: It took almost four hours to sort things out, but the kids hung in there.
4: After our delay, we finally arrived in Nice. We were greeted by palm trees and beautiful architecture.
6: Carnival in Nice | We were lucky that we arrived just as Carnival was starting. The streets were filled with people excited for the festivities. We saw rides, floats for the parades and street performers. What a wonderful time to be in this beautiful city!
8: The beautiful principality of Monaco was a favorite for many of the students. The view was absolutely breathtaking. We weren't allowed to go into the casino, but we were able to see it from afar. Many of us visited the cathedral where Grace Kelly was married. We also drove on part of the route of the Grand Prix. | Monaco
10: Avignon | Palais des Papes | 20 Feb 2012
12: Dinner in a | Troglodyte Cave
13: AYRES ROCK/ULURU the world's largest monolith and an Aboriginal sacred site is Australia's most famous natural landmark.