I have previously traveled to none of these places, and have looked forward to the trip tremendously. As it turned out, I had a wonderful time and learned a lot about the local history, culture and people.
In the picture below, Daniel was showing how to pour out the local cider beer in Bayonne.
The following picture showed Carmen arranged a cake to be served to celebrate Cheryl's birthday. The young lady on the right is Carmen.
We had a nice group started in Carcassonne. This group turned out to become tighter even after 6 more passengers joined later in Bilbao for the main tour.
The following is a group picture in Carcassonne.
From left: Duff, Rick, Barb, Mike, Cheryl, Susan, Lorita, KC, and I.