Spring Postcards From Paris: 2014

All of the pics are from my iPhone. What an amazing device. These are some of the things I will miss when we leave on Saturday.

Our neighborhood in Montmartre IMG_0769 Our apartment – “old Paris style” IMG_1249 Bakeries like Du Pain et des Idees (Bread and Ideas) in the Canal St. Martin district Bread and Ideas Baguettes from our local boulangerie, Maison Laurent IMG_1248 Our favorite restaurant: Au Virage Lepic on Rue Lepic Au Virage Burrata: A soft Italian buffalo cheese from Italy at Oggi on Rue Lepic. It’s the best appetizer ever Burrata The Seine from Quai Voltaire IMG_0904 Musee d’Orsay: Sacre Coeur through the Clock window IMG_1169 View of Notre Dame from the Batobus IMG_1151Giverny: Lily ponds and Monet’s dining room IMG_1084   IMG_1097 Monet paintings Water Lilies The painting that gave Impressionism its name Impressionisme Painting Chagall’s Palais Garnier Opera ceiling Chagall's ceiling Break dancers on Rue Montorgueil Break dancers Roland Garros: M watching the Djokovic match on the giant screen Roland GarrosAnd the friends we saw and spent time with here – Johnny Price and Margherita, Jon and Leslie Maksik, Ruti and Gerard Mesnil, Steve and Karen Demorest, Susan Ireland – and all the Parisians who put up with my butchered French and still made us feel welcome.


  1. We are drooling ove your pics while holed up in a flophouse in Long Beach, going to do some cycling on a path through the dunes tomorrow. The best reason to be here, newly discovered, is the Depot Restaurant. C’est formidable.
    But back to Paris, you have whetted our apetites (and whistles) for a return to the mother country.

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