Monday, December 05, 2005
Trip to Paris and Belgium
As a few people know,Joan andI went on a trip to Paris and Belgium for 2 weeks in early November as a late celebration of Joans 50th Birthday.
Yes, during the height of the rioting. No, I was not involved. You know you are getting older when , instead of joining in such things you sit in a corner Cafe reading the British Financial Times and enjoy the news that the Euro has it a new 2 year low BEACUSE of the rioting so your drink now costs about 15% less.
Above is a picture of the market in the Latin Quarter where we stayed. We stayed with a delightful woman named Jaquiline Ponz at her apartment at 16 Rue Descarte near the Pantheon just uphill form Rue de St Germain and near one of our favorite restuarant the Petit Prince Here are a few pictures of where we stayed: