Tag Archives: Brassaï

Bonne lecture!

I wanted to share some good francophile reads with you: A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France, by Caroline Moorehead, is the account of women members of the French Resistance who were … Continue reading

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Le bilan

So, our delightful, impetuous trip to Paris is over. Here’s le bilan (luh beelahn), or assessment, of what we did. Day 1 We arrived in Paris mid-afternoon and checked into our super-budget lodgings. The MIJE is a hostel that caters … Continue reading

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Pour l’amour de Paris

Paris’ City Hall, also known as l’Hôtel de Ville, has had a series of highly popular special exhibits over the past several years. Did I mention that they were free? The latest, BRASSAï, pour l’amour de Paris (poor lamoor duh … Continue reading

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