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 […]

Normandy – Brittany Excursion

This past weekend we had an overnight excursion to the regions of Normandy and Brittany, northwest of Paris. Our first stop on Saturday was in Caen to visit the World War II D-Day Memorial. We watched an informative and interesting film depicting the preparations for and launching of the D-Day attack. We then went to […]

Dining in Paris – A few tips!

The following is from David Lebovitz, a famous pastry chef who lives in Paris and has a wonderful food blog:  www.davidlebovitz.com Visiting and dining in Paris all boils down to one rule: How You Get Treated is Directly Proportional to the Way that you Behave and Present Yourself. So don’t be afraid to dress a […]

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