Au Revoir Paris

September 19, 2018 We woke up this morning to the sad realization that our time in Paris will end later today. We had our last coffee press in bed, tomorrow we’ll start having French Press again at home 😉 If you’ve followed this blog every day, then you know where we went next, breakfast at Eric Kayser. On our way …

Paris Is Most Beautiful In The Rain

September 18th, 2018 The day started with a quick walk to Angelina‘s for a couple boxes of hot chocolate, we’re thinking a Christmas Eve treat. The plan for the day was to rent a couple Bird scooters and head out and explore our way over to Ile de la Cite . Finding one near our apartment didn’t work out, but …

Lillies, Hot Chocolate, & Picnic on the Seine

September 17th, 2018 The usual start to the day, then off to the Musée de l’Orangerie. The Musee is located just inside the Jardin des Tuileries next to the Place de la Concorde. It is most noted for Monet’s Water Lillies’, which he gifted to France as a symbol of peace the day after the armistice was signed in 1918. …

Les Puces, Le Mort, & La Tour

September 15th, 2018 Yes, Eric Kayser to start. Today we’re off to the flea market Les Puces, officially called Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, but known to everyone as Les Puces (The Fleas).  It covers seven hectares (17 acres) and is the largest antique market in the world. I have tell you, the bulk of it is pretty much like any …

Rainy Day – Musee d’Orsay

September 13th, 2018 A little rain overnight, cloudy and cool in the morning, a perfect day to visit a museum. Before that, much the same as every day, breakfast at Eric Kayser‘s. As mentioned previously, we had a concern that Eric Kayser was not a traditional Boulangerie, false alarm, it is, so I’m betting we’ll end up there pretty much …