Friday, December 31, 2010

Sunday, December 26, 2010

A Seine scene, sort of...

Photo by Lois Anne.

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Breakfast at the Hilton

All the food you could imagine and more!

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Sunday, October 17, 2010

The Sun King

(Colored marker effect).

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Friday, October 1, 2010

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Monday, September 6, 2010

Sunday, August 29, 2010

The Pacific Eiffel Restaurant

A very nice place, but too expensive for us!

Sunday, August 1, 2010

Sunday, July 25, 2010

The Romans of the Decadence

By Thomas Couture, 1847. Commissioned by the government in 1846. Musee d'Orsay.

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Les Quatre Parties due Monde Soutenant la Sphere

The Four Parts of the World Supporting the Sphere, in bronze, by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, is considered "the centerpiece of the Musee d'Orsay's lobby entrance," and was "modeled after a fountain in the Jardin du Luxembourg."

Saturday, July 3, 2010

Wash basin

This wash basin goes with the bed in the previous post. At the Musee d'Orsay.

Sunday, June 27, 2010

16th century bed

At the Musee d'Orsay.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Pedestrians and tourists

I'm not sure what this area is called, but it's close to the police station and I thought it very attractive.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Monday, April 12, 2010

Last of the Notre Dame Gargoyles

...this one spotted Cieldequimper from Versailles wandering about below...

Monday, March 22, 2010

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Friday, February 26, 2010

Another view from Notre Dame's towers

Photo by Lois Anne.

Because we've been inundated by spam, we are forced to use word verification on all of our blogs.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

From the top level of the Eiffel Tower

Photo by Lois Anne.

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Friday, February 12, 2010

From the Notre Dame towers

Photo by Lois Anne.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Notre Dame towers

Photo by Lois Anne.

Sunday, February 7, 2010

On top of things

From the top of the Eiffel Tower. Photo by Lois Anne!

Note: Lois Anne has informed me that this photo was taken from the second level of the ET, not the top. Some pictures from the top will be posted in the future!

Saturday, February 6, 2010


Looking up from the interior courtyard of Les Invalides.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Looking back at Pont Alexandre III

Sometimes it pays to look back and see where you've been!

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Friday, January 8, 2010

Another view of the Pont Alexandre III

Okay, I promise - no more shot of this bridge for awhile...