Paris, Part Deux

Paris finished itself out much the way it started. Keeping a lot of its beauty and charm close to itself becoming visible only to those who took the time to get to know her. Whole in the wall restaurants, boutiques, and smaller sized museums became the favorite for us while we traveled. Paris during the day was quite glib. Anyone who has spent even a small amount of time in the Pacific North West of the United States would appreciate the weather. Each day started off slightly more chilly and damp Read more [...]

Paris, Part Une

When you find yourself living in a part of the world that isn't exactly busting at the seams with Christmas, you cannot wait to get to a place that has a holiday feeling. I had never been to Paris before this trip. As a New Yorker, I've always felt the need to come to this city.  Now I was finally getting my chance. I was reminded a lot of New York from the moment we exited our plane at the airport in Paris. There wasn't anything wrong with it, but it wasn't particularly warm either. A feeling Read more [...]