Monthly Archives: April 2011

Just tiny little nubs left

Versailles, Champs de Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Tuileries Jardin, the Louvre (again) and a quick peek at Mr. Sarkozy as he left the Pantheon. Yep–a bad case of tired feet, I am sore up to my knees. What a gorgeous … Continue reading

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Note to Self: check tourist guide for hours…never assume

Ah well, it had to happen.  I knew the Louvre was closed yesterday but did not check everything. Frankly most museums are closed on Mondays, not Tuesdays.  Tuesday was our day to go to Musee d’Orsay which has a lovely Manet exhibit … Continue reading

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Ah, Paris, you amaze me.

Today was my first full day in Paris since `85 or ’86 and what a wonderful day it was.  We started off with a very nice breakfast at our hotel http://www.hoteldupantheon.com/ which is within spitting distance of the Pantheon and quite … Continue reading

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Anti-cipation the non-family Vacation…

Heading off on our Mother-daughter trip to Paris and London tomorrow (exciting exciting!) I’ve been struck by the many people who ‘wonder’ that our family is taking separate vacations this spring break.  Why would we do this?  Is there a ‘problem’?  The … Continue reading

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