May 21, 2016 Today we went on a boat ride to see all the sights from the Seine. That was so neat! We also went inside the Louvre. I saw Mona Lisa and many other famous paintings! We walked around seven miles today so to say that I’m an exhausted is an understatement… May 22, 2016 … More Paris: When it Rains
May 24, 2016 Today was quite a busy day! We went to Sainte Chapelle, Notre Dame, Shakespeare and Company Books and to a flea market area. St. Chapelle was so beautiful with crazy amounts of stained glass. It was a church designed to hold the thorn crown that Jesus wore when he was crucified. So that … More Paris: The Sights and Books
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Today we went and walked around the base of the Eiffel Tower which was so neat. It is so much larger than I ever thought it would be. It is crazy though because there were so many armed military men and women around. I counted around twenty. The country is still under martial … More Paris: Jet Lagged
May 19, 2016 Today I woke up around 5:00 am. Jetlag is clearly continuing, I went to the market (Franprix) with dad and grandad. It was about a 15-minute walk and a few blocks away. There are a few brands I recognize. The music in the store was English though, just like the radio in our … More Paris: Museums and Versailles
I loved the city and knew we would have a great time together. … More Starting Off in Paris: Day 1, Part 2
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For being in a city, the noise was all blocked out and it was quiet, peaceful, and full of wonder. Just like my heart and soul was that first day… … More Getting to Paris: Day 1