Category Archives: Paris

In the Marais

This weekend’s New York Times travel section has a lengthy article about the Marais section of Paris. If you’ve been to Paris, you are probably aware of the Marais: the ancient section of the city just northeast of the center … Continue reading

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Glimpses of Medieval Paris

It was a sunny day today so I walked around the oldest part of Paris. Originally the city was located on an island in the middle of the river Seine where the Notre Dame cathedral stands. I began the day … Continue reading

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At the Louvre

The weather won’t always be wonderful! Rainy day in Paris today, though it improved by mid-afternoon.  A bit colder than it has been too. On Monday nearly every museum is closed except the Louvre so that’s where I went for … Continue reading

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Market Day

All across Europe open air markets are held on at least a weekly basis. In addition cities have large common market halls generally open six or seven days a week.  One of the largest and most popular markets in Paris is … Continue reading

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A Great Day to Be in Paris!

This was another super day. The weather has really been terrific while I’ve been in Paris (considering it’s January). I didn’t even wear a coat today. Skies were blue with some harmless clouds and I went exploring! I began by … Continue reading

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My favorite pictures you haven’t seen yet!

I looked through all the pictures I’ve taken since I arrived in Paris and realized there are some I want you to see that I haven’t shown to you yet. So here they are!     Now do you see … Continue reading

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My Three Favorite Things (in Paris)

  I checked three “must-do’s” off my Paris list today. I had my hair cut. I went to my favorite museum. I had the best hot chocolate in the world! Here’s a direct quote from an email I received from my … Continue reading

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