Waiting…

and sipping a Bordeaux, listening to Madame Piaf belting out Sous le ciel de Paris, a seed floated in on the fading summer breeze through the open window and for a moment as if to dance to her chanson…

and yesterday…

I wondered through The Latin Quarter, St. Germain and on to Les Invalides where almost everything was closed, as it was a national holiday in France yesterday. Enjoyed a quiet moment at the beautiful but in need of restoration, Saint-Sulpice, before I headed on to my final destination, the Eiffel Tower, which I never tire […]

Walking the streets of Paris

I have decided to revisit some of my favorite places and neighborhoods in Paris on foot.  Wednesday, I ventured to the Palais-Royal, where unfortunately many of the shops were closed for their summer holiday.  My walk took me to some of my favorite spots… Disappointed as the majority of their windows were being worked on, […]

Just got back…

from the market at Bastille, where fresh cheeses, fruits and vegetables along with flowers, fresh fish and artisan breads were calling my name at every turn. Back on our petit Ile Saint-Louis Bon appétit!