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Flutist at the Louvre - "Danny Boy"

Having checked in to Hôtel Louvre Bons Enfants, that first week of August 2014, I freshened up a bit, enjoyed a delicious little glass of the complimentary red wine in my room ( 645 more words

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Week and Weekend 5: Maastricht and Paris, France

Salut tous mes amis!

I know that’s really cheesy, but I hope you all had a great week and a good weekend! I know FM had its graduation last Friday, so that’s exciting for all of the new Hornet alumni! 1,156 more words

A weekend in Paris: Baigner dans le coeur de Paris

This time, I went on the journey to Paris by myself. I needed time to be alone and I wanted to see my friends in Paris badly. 534 more words

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Paris, Day #2

Today we traveled to the grand Palace of Versailles. Versailles was known for its extreme luxury; it showcased the best that money could buy of art, furniture, food, and many other things. 268 more words

France & Spain

Doing some water-level damage control

By Michelle Baran

Any river cruise enthusiasts who saw the images of France’s Seine River creeping towards the tops of Paris’ elegant bridges last week probably had the same thought I did — this can’t be good for the river cruise business. 404 more words

River Seine

#Poetry Friday: A Collection at The Louvre Museum

The term ekphrasis is Greek in origin, meaning “writing inspired by art”.

So, what better excuse for ekphrasis than Greek statues of antiquity? And where better to find Greek statues, than in a museum? 416 more words

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