Monthly Archives: July 2014

16 Days in France (Day 12, Part 2)

[Leaving the Louvre and entering the Tuileries Gardens where a photographer was shooting crows?] Paris [The crow took refuge behind people enjoying the sun on the grass.  Oh, and I believe the statue to be a Maillol named “Mediterrane.”] [Then it was … Continue reading

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16 Days in France (Day 12, Part 1)

[As I was processing the photos from our first full day in Paris, I realized that this was truly one of the very special days in this old buck’s life.  Well over 200 photos were taken beginning with this very French lamp that … Continue reading

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16 Days in France (Day 11)

“The first time I saw Paris . . .” [As you may recall, our original plan, documented by reservations, was to take the high speed TGV train from Chalon-sur-Saone to Paris, a 200-mile trip in about an hour.  But a railroad strike “cancelled” … Continue reading

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16 Days in France (Day 10)

The last day on the river cruise . . . [The supervisor selects her morning spot, to act as the boat’s masthead.] [Leaving town and heading up river to . . .] [Another lock.] [Bert and Kathy took advantage of the lovely … Continue reading

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