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34-Montmartre – Paris, France

Montmartre is the highest point in Paris and houses The Sacré-Cœur Basilica (French: Basilique du Sacré-Cœur, “Basilica of the Sacred Heart”). Behind the basilica is the famous artist square community that was frequented by the likes of Salvador Dali and [...]

March 21, 2009 France

33-Dali – Paris, France

Salvador Dali was a unique artist who inhabited the Montmartre area of Paris. He was one of the most important painters of the 20th century. I visited Montmartre and climbed the million steps to Sacre Coeur church. Behind the church [...]

March 21, 2009 France

32-TGV – France

The TGV (train à grande vitesse, French for “high-speed train”) is the most sophisticated way to travel around France and many places in Europe. The train travels on special tracks and has no crossing gates or intersections with cars or [...]

March 21, 2009 France

31-Gates – Paris, France

Nothing in France says KEEP OUT better than a big beautiful gate. These gates keep out the peasants at such places as palaces, governmental buildings, and private property. [...]

March 21, 2009 France

30-Que la force soit avec toi – France

I have probably seen the movie Star Wars at least thirty times since it first came out. Each time I saw it I have enjoyed it as much as I did the first time. This last week I happened to [...]

March 21, 2009 France

29-Trees – Marseille, France

I don’t know what these trees are, but I thought they were pretty cool. They are indigenous to the south of France. They trim them back during the winter so I expect them to be large and leafy during the [...]

March 21, 2009 France

28-Good Doggie – Paris, France

I was in the mall and again noticed they allow dogs. A woman was walking through with this dog not on a leash. It slowly tagged along behind her as if it were a small child. It wasn’t interested in [...]

March 21, 2009 Uncategorized

27-Bathrooms – Paris, France

The French are very conformable with the human body. Naked men and women are often seen on television and especially in the movies. Billboards with bare-breasted women are not uncommon. But this situation caught my attention. I was recently in [...]

March 21, 2009 France

26-Window Displays – Paris France

The French enjoy window shopping as much as they enjoy buying. Many of the upscale shops go to great lengths to lure you into their store with flashy, artistically designed, and often beautiful window displays. Here are just a few [...]

March 21, 2009 France

25-Future Truck – Paris, France

I came upon this truck of the future parked on a street. While I was taking photos, a guy pulls up in the vintage Studebaker and hops out to check out the future truck. I snapped photos of his car [...]

March 21, 2009 France