(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #143: Red Metro Chairs

Red Chairs in Paris Metro

I am attracted by the color red so when I see it out in the world it calls to me.  I don't know how news these metro seats that I saw in several stations in Paris actually are, but they look new and I don't recall seeing them before.  One thing for sure, I love them! How about you? Do you have a favorite color that calls to you? … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: Paris in Macro Series #3

Door near Rue de Bretagne

Location: Near Rue de Bretagne, Paris, France. … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: Paris in Macro Series #2

Window shade holder near Rue de Bac

Location: Near the Rue de Bac, Paris, France. … [Read more...]

Baguette to Bistro: Context Travel Paris Food Tour

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Shortly after the Parisian Bloggers Meet-up in October of 2009, where I met Lily of Context Travel, Mr. Misadventures and I read a little blurp in Business Week (followed by an article in Condé Nast Traveler) about the concept of context travel and remarked that finally this was the way to do a "tour."  Not those obnoxious things with thirty people getting on a bus, stopping at a monument and s … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: Paris in Macro Series #1

Lock on Pont de l'Archevêché

Location: Pont de l'Archevêché, Paris, France. … [Read more...]

Friday Food Foto – Angelina's Croque Madame

Angelina's Croque Madame

With me recovering from food poisoning this week, food was far from being my number one priority. Nonetheless it was a tough choice this week. Which one of the nearly 100 food photos over a course of four days of eating do I highlight from Paris?  In the end I went with the Croque Madame from Angelina. I lived in France for three years, have visited Paris a dozen times but had never had this … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: French Door Series #5 Paris Old

Old Paris Door

Location: Paris, France. … [Read more...]

(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #142: Opera Room

Room in Paris's Opera House

As many times as I have been to Paris there are still many, many places within the city that I have yet to visit.  Whenever I visit I try to balance a mixture of old favorites and new sites or experiences. I just returned from an extended weekend in Paris (arrived Thursday, left Monday) in which I dined with girlfriends, took two food tours and visited a studio for food classes; went to a museum, … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: French Door Series #2 Paris Green

French doors in Paris

Location: Paris, France. … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: French Door Series #1 Cancale

Cancale Door

Location: Cancale, France. … [Read more...]