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Our European Vacation: The Rodin Museum

I’ve loved works by Rodin since I first saw one. Going to the Rodin Museum in Paris, housed in the Hôtel Biron, where Rodin lived for a time, was a real treat. Walking through the various rooms and see the … Continue reading

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Our European Vacation: Statuary

Paris is a visual feast. Statues on buildings.  In parks. On pedestals. In the middle of fountains. On the street. Note the “bird spikes” on her head. Not sure what to make of this last one. I could have gone … Continue reading

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Our European Vacation: Along the Seine

Our first full day in Paris, we spent a good part of it walking along the Seine to get a feel for the city. Many bridges cross the river as it winds through the city. Near the Eiffel Tower, we … Continue reading

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Our European Vacation: The Eiffel Tower

Two weeks ago, we had just arrived in a city in the land of universal health care and amazing public transportation, also known as Paris, France. Yesterday, we returned home to Seattle. Already it is becoming to seem slightly unreal, … Continue reading

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