Paris is for lovers

>

If life were perfect then every day would start out like this.

Last night we went on a river dinner cruise with Bateaux-Mouches up and down the Seine (who wouldn’t want to take a night cruise on the Seine with this charming fellow? 

It was marvelous.  Pricey?  Yeah.  But the food was decent, the dessert was divine, and they sure served up a plenty of champagne and wine and worldclass once-in-a-lifetime views to make it worth every penny. 

 During the day we meandered up and down the Seine and finally landed in the Louvre.  We avoided the lines by heeding Rick Steve’s advice and buying our Paris Museum Passes at Orsay. 

Today woke us up bright and sunny (finally!).  We’re off to Versailles.  Bonjour, Paris!
View from our bedroom window sans feet
Advertisements

6 thoughts on “Paris is for lovers

  1. >Fabulous! The thing I remember about Versailles was that Marie Antoinette played "shepherdess" with her ladies in waiting. In light of what was headed down the boulevard of her future, it was not, perhaps, the most sensitive or savvy political move.Imagine Michelle Obama trying "playing" at being a pig farmer's wife, engaging in dress up as an alluring little swinherd, on the White House lawn.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s