Gad Elmaleh, a French stand-up comic and movie star, did a show in Lyon that’s on DVD now, called L’autre, c’est moi. All the kids have seen it here. Well, most of them. In it, he recounts how at school one of the first sentences he learnt was “Where is Brian?” He and his classmates respond “Brian is in the kitchen.” Brian also has a sister. “Jenny is the sister of the Brian.
So, I am finally getting around to posting stories about my trip to the other side of the world and my time in France. I tried writing my own blog engine to go with my photos on my web site at http://www.arunstephens.com/ but really, why reinvent the wheel? So here I am on the apparently new Blogger. Like I promised on the old blog (which had two posts – http://www.arunstephens.com/blog.aspx) I am going to start writing backdated posts, starting from when I left home.
I went to the Geneva Motor Show today. I took over 100 photos and didn’t see everything. But one of the first things I saw was the Jeep stand which had a really cool waterfall advertisement. It turns out that it’s quite famous and already all over YouTube, but I took a video so you get to my take on it.
This is the view from the top of l’Aiguille du Midi above Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.
Here is a photo I took at the Basilica at Fourvière in Lyon. It’s at the top of a hill near Vieux Lyon (the old town).