Outdoor Markets of Paris

Parisians enjoy a good outdoor market, so one can find a variety of markets almost any day of the week!  Last weekend we visited a flea market on Saturday morning and a produce market on Sunday. The flea market we went to is located in the 20th arrondissement at Porte de Montreuil, in the northeast […]

Giverny, France – Claude Monet’s Home

When you visit Claude Monet’s home, his garden, and his pond, you see why the artist was so inspired to paint what he did.  His garden is lovely, full of vivid, luscious color, and the pond is dreamlike and romantic. Claude Monet chose Giverny,  a very small village located approximately an hour northwest of Paris, […]

World Cup!!!

Who would have imagined that we’d get to watch two World Cup soccer games at Trocadéro right next to the Eiffel Tower! (Trocadéro is an area of Paris located in the 16th arrondissement, and the hill of the Trocadéro is the hill of Chaillot, a former village.)  We were all very excited to have a […]

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