Monthly Archives: October 2010

Home Again

http://noamchen.com/?attachment_id=2015 We had arranged for a private van service to pick us up at the apartment Saturday morning and take us to Charles de Gaulle airport (www.bluvan.fr) to catch our flight home.  They said they would pick us up at 8 … Continue reading

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Last Day in Paris

Lins Another bright, sunny day in Paris! Whoo Hooo! Can’t believe our luck!  First task of the day: coffee and, when Mike went to the bakery this morning, he found tart tropiezenne – that wonderful tart we had discovered in Nice … Continue reading

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Sunny Day at Village St Paul, Bastille and Mounds of Paper

The day started with a quick trip to the street market at Maubert, after a quick trip to check out another internet cafe nearby where we might be able to print our boarding passes.  Alas, the printer was en depanne … Continue reading

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Bercy and a new shop, Waaf and Miaou

Another early morning start, as we had an appointment with Clare at Credit Agricole, about the in’s and outs of banking in France.  Her office, the English-speaking focused branch for accounts and lending, was right off the Bercy Metro stop, … Continue reading

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Meeting and, then, Concert in Notre-Dame de la Lorette

We had to roust out of bed early this morning to make a early morning appointment with Saydo at A La Carte Invest.  

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A Foray to La Defense on a Rainy Monday

While we have been to Paris several times, we have never ventured to its western edge to the business/office development area called La Defense.  We hopped the Metro, sped past the Champs-Elysee, l’Arc de Triomphe, past the western Peripherique, over … Continue reading

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Sunny Sunday in Paris

We woke this morning to sun streaming in the windows of our apartment.  Emy and Carol headed off to Montmartre to take advantage of the pretty day; Mike and I headed over to the Sunday street market near the Metro … Continue reading

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Welcome Emy and Carol

We bid au revoir to Carol and Shoe early this morning as they headed off to the RER B to train up to Charles de Gaulle from Les Halles.  At 8, we headed over to our new apartment to check … Continue reading

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Down to Four People: Shamelessly Chic Walk

Lou and Sandy left the apartment early this morning heading home to Virginia via Charlotte.  Mike and I headed over to Detaille to pick up my favorite

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