Tag Archives: Paris

Travel Scan: Dinner in Montmartre

I see photos of La Maison Rose in Paris on Pinterest and other places all the time and wish I’d photographed it. While looking for photos to scan last night I was happy to find this: Suddenly it all came … Continue reading

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Travel Scan: Sacré-Coeur

One of my favorite places in Paris is the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, or “Sacré-Cœur.” It’s just so different, so starkly white against the deep blue sky. Did you know that the basilica is constructed of travertine stone which … Continue reading

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Travel Scan: Arc Sunset in Paris

I took this shot one summer evening in Paris, just as the sun was going down. I was teetering on a narrow curb with cars coming at me, but I didn’t care. I wanted a shot of the sun setting … Continue reading

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Travel Scans: Musée d’Orsay

The Musée d’Orsay in Paris is one of my favorite places in the world. The last time I was there, we spent eight full hours and it wasn’t enough. This art museum is housed in the former Gare d’Orsay, a … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, back in Paris….

I have some new subscribers, so if you don’t mind, I’m going to put up the guest post I did for A Lady in France a while back. It’s the least I can do after subjecting you to winterscapes yesterday. … Continue reading

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Souvenirs de France

After scanning in some old photos of Paris for Lady Jennie, I decided to do a few more from my favorite parts of France. Being a francophile, I like the country a lot. Can you stand just one more ornate … Continue reading

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Let’s go to Paris

Today I’m guest posting over at Lady Jennie’s blog, A Lady in France. Jennie is an American living in Paris with her husband and three children, and her blog is one of my favorites. The writing is topnotch and the … Continue reading

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Things I heart

I heart… Photo by Rita Crane Photography Paris, but of course! It’s a toss-up between this city and London. They’re so different, but so wonderful. Swiss Balcon geraniums. I first saw these in the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris and have … Continue reading

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