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tour

[tu̇r]
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Lakes, and substitute a more contracted tour, and, according to the present plan, were to go no farther northwards than Derbyshire.
But at all events, this couple were very decently contented, and enjoyed as pleasant a summer tour as any pair that left England that year.
Those which first caught the eye were the Bernardins, with their three bell towers; Sainte-Geneviève, whose square tower, which still exists, makes us regret the rest; the Sorbonne, half college, half monastery, of which so admirable a nave survives; the fine quadrilateral cloister of the Mathurins; its neighbor, the cloister of Saint-Benoit, within whose walls they have had time to cobble up a theatre, between the seventh and eighth editions of this book; the Cordeliers, with their three enormous adjacent gables; the Augustins, whose graceful spire formed, after the Tour de Nesle, the second denticulation on this side of Paris, starting from the west.
The University covered the left bank of the Seine, from the Tournelle to the Tour de Nesle, points which correspond in the Paris of to-day, the one to the wine market, the other to the mint.
Then, if your view ran along the bank, from east to west, from the Tournelle to the Tour de Nesle, there was a long cordon of houses, with carved beams, stained-glass windows, each story projecting over that beneath it, an interminable zigzag of bourgeois gables, frequently interrupted by the mouth of a street, and from time to time also by the front or angle of a huge stone mansion, planted at its ease, with courts and gardens, wings and detached buildings, amid this populace of crowded and narrow houses, like a grand gentleman among a throng of rustics.
But I was in no mood to laugh and talk with strangers or enter into their feelings or plans with the good humour expected from a guest; and accordingly I told Clerval that I wished to make the tour of Scotland alone.
The tour series will begin with an overview bus tour of the island the following weekend.
If you can't get the growers to your field tour, take the field tour to your growers," says Deneen Sebastian of BASF.
Richard Strayer, a retired business and economics professor, said he found it fascinating, and local elected officials who have taken the tour recommended it to residents.
Part of the Charlotte-based company's 35th anniversary season--and 10th under Bonnefoux and wife Patricia McBride--the tour celebrates the rich culture of the South.
Relaxed-pace tours for four to seven people with fine dining at various vineyards Hill give motorcycle enthusiasts a unique way to see the region," says tour developer Tom Bascunan.
The reality is campus tour guides are not professionals with years of hospitality experience--they're just students.