Travel gifts from Paris!

I love bringing back goodies from my travels to share with people. And the next best thing when I can’t go exploring is when other people bring back goodies for me! My parents have just returned from a long weekend in Paris to celebrate my dad’s 60th birthday. It was…

Musée Rodin

Musée Rodin opened in 1919 to showcase the works of French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The museum is partly housed in a hotel he used as a workshop, and in the surrounding grounds. A little more interactive than your standard museum, there are pieces on show in the old hotel, around…

Paris pics!

Notre Dame Centre of Paris Montparnasse Tower Eiffel Tower Liberty Flame Memorial Arc de Triomphe The Louvre Musee D’Orsay Bridge of locks Musee Rodin View from Eiffel Tower at night Sacre Coeur Notre Dame made from chocolate! To find out how we stumbled upon these sights check out my other…

Paris again!

So after a long day visiting some well known landmarks, we called it a day after our extremely long stint at the Louvre (you can read about that and the previous days in Paris in my other posts). Another early morning was on the cards as we tried yet again…

The Louvre

After a casual stroll through Jardin des Tuileries past people enjoying the lazy afternoon sun, and children playing with boats, we were welcomed by the grand sight of the Musee du Louvre, or simply, the Louvre. We had a few obligatory photos in the gardens, by the arch and with…