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Paris for Beginners

My love affair with Paris began 21 years ago. I took advantage of an Air France fare sale and went to Paris for the first time. It was over my birthday weekend in March 1996. It was only my second … Continue reading

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20 Year Love Affair with Paris

My “love affair” with Paris began 20 years ago. It was a spontaneous decision to visit a place I’ve never been, and on my own traveling to Europe for the first time ever. My previous trip to Europe had been … Continue reading

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Paris by the book

Patricia Schultz’s “1000 places to see before I die” book lists Paris as a single “place,” but includes 22 places in and around the city that are worth seeing or experiencing.  I’ve been to 16 of them. It was going … Continue reading

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What I love about Paris

Some say a picture is worth a 1000 words, so I will share some pictures from my recent trip to Paris. Paris has beautiful art and architecture. The food is amazing. The city is very walkable and there are surprises … Continue reading

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Paris, here I come

I am too distracted to work, and very excited about leaving for Paris in two days. Here are pictures from my last trip. I probably will not climb to the top of Notre Dame again, but love these pictures. Eiffel … Continue reading

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