Bastille Day

Though completely unintentional, our stay in Paris overlapped with Bastille Day.  Naturally, once we found this out, we were excited to be in Paris and join in any festivities that might be happening.  The thing that most excited us was fireworks at the Eiffel Tower.  We researched and scoped out the best (and safest) place … Continue reading Bastille Day


Bonjour, Paris!

Paris!  The City of Light (and love!). I will admit, I had very low expectations for Paris.  My parents went to Paris in the late 1980s, and were disappointed in their stay, commenting that it was very dirty, smelly, and crowded.  More recently I have had friends visit, who also were disappointed with Paris, so … Continue reading Bonjour, Paris!

Air Italia

We left Rome heading for our final destination: Paris, France.  We took a Cab from Arches BnB and headed toward the Rome Fiumicino Airport.  We made it through security quickly and were soon on our flight to Paris.  Our 2 hour 15 minute flight was uneventful.  We arrived at Charles de Gaulle Airport, and headed … Continue reading Air Italia