Category Archives: France

Le Potager du Pere Thierry

  Le Potage du Pere Thierry   On our first night in Paris, we ventured out to a wine bar + restaurant well known among the expat crowd, but which ultimately ended up a major disappointment. We’re talking nearly a 2 hour wait while later parties were seated ahead of us, rude waiters and menu mains […]

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Musée Jacquemart André

  Jacquemart Andre Museum   I had a really fun time exploring the mansion that is the Jacquemart Andre museum. Check out the floor to ceiling mirrors and all that marble! I stumbled on the idea to visit the Jacquemart Andre museum by chance, having never heard of the place before this latest trip to […]

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The Paris Pantheon and its Crypt

  Paris Pantheon   When I studied abroad in Paris, I lived in the 5th arrondissement, also known as the Latin or Student quarter. The area was perfect for me – lively, filled with students from nearby ENS and la Sorbonne, and full of bistros, cafes and shops on this one particularly long street behind […]

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