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... Thomas).. so we quickly wiped the days worth of pollution from our faces and grabbed the metro/RER to Porte de Clichy where we went to Thomas' flat. Him and his friends had already been at the festivities for a while so they were more than accommodating haha. It was nice to be able to surprise Thomas for his birthday, and to meet his girlfriend.. they are both pretty cool cats. It was also great to chat to all his friends that I had met back in 2008 when ...
... The Palace is ornate to say the least. No wonder the peasants got disgusted and threw the monarchy out.
Still no hot water when we return to the apartment.
Friday time to find a new place. Checked out our handy Rick Steves Guide and went with his recommendation of a hotel in the 7th Arrondissment. Charming area (like all of Paris) near the museums and Eiffel Tower. Got settled in to our new place and checked out the wonderful markets and shops on nearby Rue Cler. Took ...
... War sites I've seen on the trip! Dachau in Munich, Auschwitz/Berkanau in Osweicim, the Nazi Resistance museum in Oslo, and the Brandenburg gate in Berlin! The other cool thing that happened by chance is that I've pretty much visited all those key places in their chronologically important order. World War II with an estimated 55 million lives extinguished, was such a tragedy of mankind. It made the 10 million deaths caused by WWI more believable. Because of ...
... the hymnal and bible (another feature never present in the older, Catholic churches). The interior was nicely done, though unfortunately the wonderful rose window that had caught my eye from the river was almost entirely blocked by the large organ.
Last Thursday, I had gone out to a meeting with fellow French academics and befriended two Floridians. We'd agreed to have drinks together tonight near Saint Sulpice, so after the American Church Ben and I began ...
... created outside the central area of the capital, in the early
19th century: Montmartre
Cemetery in the north, Père
Lachaise Cemetery in the east, Passy
Cemetery in the west. Later, Montparnasse
Cemetery was added in the south.
The government had been searching for and
consolidating long abandoned stone quarries in and around ...
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