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Paris 2014: The Domes of Paris, Part Three: Institut de France

No one can visit Paris without gazing at the Institut de France at least once. This majestic building sits proudly on the left bank of the Seine directly across from the south wing of the Louvre’s Cour CarĂ©e. In fact, … Continue reading

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Paris 2014: Jan Vermeer and The Monuments Men

Jan (aka Johannes) Vermeer was an obscure but now renowned Dutch painter of the 17th century. Only 35 of his works (some experts say 37) are still in existence and two of them sit side by side in the Louvre. … Continue reading

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We’re back from Paris

We have been traveling. This year we went to Paris and we just got back the other day. So now that the jet lag is almost over it’s now time to start posting again.

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