Chateau de Poigny
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... that is okay, or so we thought. To make a very very long story short, the other passengers in the van had to be dropped off at a Marriott in Fort Lauderdale which was about 30 minutes out of the way. No problem, right? Well, to get them to the entrance of this Marriott Vacation Resort, the driver had to take underground parking to the fourth floor. Well, if it had been me, when the roof of the van started scraping the top of the parking garage, I would have backed up. But no, ...
... to the Tuileries gardens and the Louvre. They seem to be rather keen on limestone here and there was more expanses of bare roads rather than grasses areas. There were several large ponds surrounded by people sitting on chairs either sunning themselves or just staring into the water. We stopped at a cafe to rest with a glass of wine while we watched an odd looking man dressed in singlet and shorts and, curiously gardening gloves, doing ...
... this I doubt! The only stores open are the designer stores, and not many of them. Anyway I started at the bottom of the glass pyramid of the Louvre and found some foundations they had obviously found when excavating for the subterranean levels of the shopping mall and new entrance into the Louvre. I decided, although cloudy and wet from earlier ...
... the Tower lit up we headed back to our hotel. We were almost there when we ran into another couple from our tour and they told us the Eiffel Tower was going to sparkle again at midnight which was going to be in about 15 minutes. We sat outside in front of our hotel which had a perfect sight line to the Tower and waited tor it to sparkle which it did, and it was amazing to see.
We have an early wake up call in the morning so it is time to go to ...
Some of the nicer things close to our apt. are its closeness to the Seine and some "eternal verities" like Nôtre Dame, the Shakespeare and Co. English book store, and Tintin toy store. The Seine is so swollen from recent rains that it is overflowing in spots. Nearby is a Greek Orthodox church, St. Julien-au-Pauvre, where we like to go for concerts, and it has a lovely little garden like ...