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Paris 2019 – Day 3

First stop this morning La Pompadour for croissant and a pain au chocolate.  Then back to the apartment for breakfast. About 10:00 we when for our morning walk we walked southwest towards the Jardins Ranelagh, about a 10 minute walk … Continue reading

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Paris Day 15 (Recovery)

We slept in until about 0830 this morning then sat around and did a whole lot of nothing. We were trying to recover from both our trip to Senlis (see previous days post) and wine and cheese (our dinner, after … Continue reading

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Wednesday in Paris: Dinner at Hugo’s

Sunny skies today and we took off from our apartment in the Marais heading for the Champs de Mars. We hoped to take the #69 bus from Champs de Mars to Pere LaChaise Cemetiere.  On our way to Champs de … Continue reading

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Taking It Easy on A Sunny Day

The French Weather Service promised a spectacular day and it was! Bright blue skies and temperatures above 63, meant switching to a vest and leaving the jacket at home.  Since the bakery was closed yesterday (actually we couldn’t find it), … Continue reading

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Paris, Tuesday, 21 October 2008

Rain overnight and consistent rain this morning.  Thank goodness we had planned a museum day.  We headed over to the Musee d’Orsay, stood in line in the rain outside for an hour – wishing all t while we had secured … Continue reading

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Paris, Friday, 10 October 2008

  Up early to the bells of the nearby church and the sun streaming in our bedroom windows!  After a quick breakfast of cereal and coffee, we headed over to Gare du Nord to meet Karen Ciejek, who was arriving … Continue reading

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Paris, Thursday, 9 October 2008

After a great sleep, we had coffee and Mike finally had his almond croissant.  Of course, he had to shower, get dressed and run down to the bakery on the corner first.  We went to the grocery around the corner … Continue reading

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