Tour Wales, Greece and France with Mysteries
by Sharon Tucker
The convention of taking The Grand Tour of Europe was a tradition of the upper class from the 17th to mid-19th centuries. It was intended to educate a youth in terms of cultural history, the arts and society. A few years ago when I visited Europe on my version of The Tour, I was enchanted. I became acquainted with people from everywhere and loved spending too much time in museums, palaces and galleries.