Akena Paris Est - Claye-Souilly
Travel Blogs from Claye Souilly
Surprise we didn't wake till 11am, I don't think I have ever slept so late. We stepped out onto our amazing street and walked up to a bakery called Paul. What to choose? everything looked great. The pastries were delicious. We decided this would be a shopping day. Stuart shops better than me. He bought two pairs of shoes, a leather belt and to top it off ...
... the info centre and booking a tour. We had made it to Notre-Dame, so we decided to check it out. We've been to a lot of churches and cathedrals over the last few weeks, but Notre-Dame was still very impressive. We began at a bronze crucifix, apparently a gift from Napoleon ("the short dead dude" - Bill and Ted quote), then saw various carvings, statues and other tributes to Virgin Mary. While waiting in line to climb the ...
... from Leonardo Da Vinci, but I couldn't see "The Last Supper". That's cause it's not here, it's in Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan. So, guess where I'm going tomorrow?
Yup, I'm going to see "The Last Supper" in Milan! I'm so excited!
I hope you guys are as excited as me.
So, I think that's all for now.
... great for people watching! Had cafe au laits & Amelia ordered a ham & cheese sandwich that had a fried egg on the top.
Magali had recommended a street known for its food shopping, it was around the corner from the Moulin Rouge. We turned the corner and I became giddy when I saw the cheese shop, the Patisserie, the flower shop & almost burst into a song & dance when Jeff spotted the fish market! But first ...
... garlic parsley sauce gets soaked up by my bread. Sooooo good.
Ready for dessert and the waiter just showed me a tray of options Life is hard in Paris;-)
Tomorrow to Claude Monet's home and Garden! Looking forward to this!
Having fun but looking forward to heading home in a few days. I miss fresh air in NY -of all places I miss Dexter, my apt and the cleanliness of my own bathroom (even when its not clean)
Till next time mes amies!
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