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Paris: Trois Jours

We left the hotel today a different way and found a little park and a place to exercise.

After a hilarious mini workout (I could not figure out how to smoothly operate the “elliptical” machine and after I got off a little 7 year old got on and showed me up haha) we continued on to the Tour Eiffel. 1,397 more words


Le passage du pont d'Arcole

This photo shows a close up of a bas relief on the Arc de Triomphe called the Le passage du pont d’Arcole.

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La Marseillaise

Created by Francois Rude in the 1830’s this sculpture called La Marseillaise can be found on the Arc de Triomphe, with a lot of fine details to admire. 14 more words


Touring Paris

We took our first trip by train for a long weekend in Paris.

We enjoyed staying in an Air B&B apartment on Rue Cler only a five minute walk from the Eiffel Tower! 241 more words


Paree (Part II)

Honestly, right after my husband left for Birmingham, I just wanted to stay in bed all day and sulk but the weather had been so beautiful so it would be rather silly of me not to seize the opportunity to explore as much as I could. 613 more words