Today we had a tour starting at the Louvre, taking a boat on the Seine to scale and then have lunch at the Eiffel Tower, back on the Seine to travel to Notre Dame for a tour. At the Louvre, we saw Victory, Venus and Lisa - well Mona Lisa... There was talk of the Davinci code as we stood under the glass pyramid. A fabulous painting of Napoleon crowning Josephine and his mother included in the painting, though in fact she did not come to the ceremony. At the Ei...
Celebrating Shauna's 50th
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Missing the bikes, we decided we would hike through Paris. The day began with crepes and a cappuccino. Note to future travelers, no cappuccinos in France - we fixed that a second cafe with a cafe au lait and we had a delicious croissant - really yummy. We took the metro to Montemarte where they had a wine tasting, art and food festival. Yummy again and we then walked back to Notre Dame and our hotel in the Latin Quarter. We had dinner at a local bistro near...