Category Archives: Paris

Springtime in Paris – Day 3

We headed to the right bank to tour the covered passages of Paris. Passages provided warm and dry places for the wealthy to shop in bad weather.  In the mid-19th century there were more than 150 passages.  With development of … Continue reading

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Springtime in Paris – Day 1 & 2

Last spring, after our time in northern Spain, we took a train to Paris.  We rented an apartment in the 13th arrondissement.  Place d’Italie is in the center of this neighborhood.  Three metro lines cross here so it was easy … Continue reading

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