Posts Tagged ‘paris’

~paris walk four~

Friday, December 18th, 2015

~montmartre cemetery~

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

~paris walk three~

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

~doll hospital~

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Since 1964 octogenarian Henri Launay has been a “restaurateur de poupées anciennes”. See him in action here.

~paris walk two~

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Madeleine pan found at Marche d’Aligre. Speaking of Madeleines, Proust’s cork-lined bedroom.

~galeries d’anatomie comparée et de paléontologie~

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

~musée de la chasse et de la nature~

Friday, December 11th, 2015

We had a field trip to the Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature to see the exquisite Walton Ford exhibit. More than any other, the Beast of Gevaudan is derived from the human imagination. It has never existed in reality. In the nineteenth century seemed a very interesting book called Extraordinary Popular Delusions […]

~le carillon~

Monday, December 7th, 2015

~belleville & beyond~

Monday, December 7th, 2015


~paris, first night~

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

First day in Paris: unfortunate red-eye flight begets day-long nap, followed by sunset, coffee and 12 mile walk, ending 3:30 am. We visited the memorial at Place de la République, and found Point Zero des Routes de France: official center of Paris, spot that all distances to/from Paris are measured from, at Notre Dame. We saw […]

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