Where In The World Is Scott

24-Père Lachaise Cemetery – Paris, France

Père Lachaise Cemetery in eastern Paris is one of the most famous in the world. It is said that it is the most visited cemetery in the world attracting thousands of people each year. The cemetery was established by Napoleon [...]

February 21, 2009 France

23-Barricades -Paris, France

Until moving to New Orleans I had not seen mass quantities of street barricades before. In New Orleans they are professionals in setting up and taking down thousands of barricades for Mardi Gras and many other occasions. But, until seeing [...]

February 21, 2009 France

21-Riders On The Storm – France

I grew up listening to Jim Morrison and the Doors and have always felt a kinship with his music, but not his life style. I have always used the song “Riders On The Storm” as a theme song for many [...]

February 21, 2009 France

20-You Can Run But You Can’t Hide – France

I thought I could get away from New Orleans for a while but it’s following me like a bad penny. This ad for a new jeans company is plastered in every subway station, on billboards, and at the train stations [...]

February 21, 2009 France

19-Lost In Translation – France

I wanted to check out some jazz clubs while in Paris so I went to one suggested by my guide book. It just happened to be on Bourbon St. next to the Seine River and a few blocks from Notre [...]

February 21, 2009 France

18-Cars In France

So many car name we have never heard of.   [...]

February 21, 2009 France

17-Crazy Cars – France

These two vehicles were two of the craziest forms of transportation in Paris. The scooterish thing is made by BWM and is basically a scooter with a roof. The weather can be cold and nasty in Paris, but they still [...]

February 21, 2009 France

16-Food In France

There is no doubt that eating is one of the most important events in French life. Each day, many shops close between 12:00 and 2:00 for the famous “lunch.” People clear out of the office buildings and swarm on to [...]

February 21, 2009 France

14-At The Mall – France

I was in the mall today and realized that dogs are allowed. All of these dogs are well mannered and walk quietly with their masters. One dog would pass another without even looking, or without the desire to sniff the [...]

February 21, 2009 France

12-Milk In A Box – France

Milk is sold here in a box and is called a brick. It doesn’t need refrigeration and can last unopened for six to nine months. In France milk drinking is primarily for children. Apparently the french dairy association is not [...]

February 21, 2009 France