The next morning woke up and had coffee and the continental breakfast as usual (we were so spoiled!!!) and Eva’s mom’s Briage bread. So good. Then we packed our bags, and walked down to Eva’s primary school, where we watched her mom and her vote for their new president. It was purely by hand, you… Read More Paris to Leicester
So we went to Versailles the last day in Paris. Eva had never been, so it was an experience for all of us. It was a very beautiful palace. There were emblems of the sun king all over, and huge windows with mirrors to bring the sun in. Each room had a theme of a… Read More 3rd day in Paris: Versailles.
So the second day in Paris.Hard to wake up. Left the house around 9 am, and started the day off in the graveyard. Saw Oscar Wilde’s grave and a bunch of famous French people’s graves. It was a really peaceful place. It was odd on Oscar Wilde’s grave though, because people had been writing on… Read More Paris day 2
So. Finishing with my first day in Paris, we went to Monmartre, saw the church, took a lift down and avoided all the people selling things. There were these guys who will tie bracelets around your wrist and then make you pay for it, or hand you a rose and make you pay for it.… Read More Paris Day 1
One kiss left side in Liege, Belgium. Two kisses start left side in Lille, France. Four kisses starting on left side in Paris. – “Jisu. You have to agree that this sleeping is creepy.” (Pertaining to Jisu’s corpse pose) “It’s not a castle!” (Turned on all lights in flat to find a bathroom. In France… Read More Lille to Paris
Bertrand met us at the train station at 9 am, so nice to see his face in the big train station. First went to town. Walked past De Gaulle’s home. I might have told Bertrand De Gaulle was a painter. Oops. :P Got cafe in the center of the town. Right in front of the… Read More Lille, France
‘lie in the sand and visualize like it’s 75 again’ –french song on radio really good ‘this year was so magical. So drunk but so much belonging and happiness. Felt like part of a whole the minute I stepped off the plane and met my coursemates. Taking this feeling with me everywhere for the rest… Read More Unorganized Thoughts while Traveling