December 2016 we made it to Paris. It was just after Christmas and tourists were everywhere. Lines for any of the top Parisian attractions were measured in half days instead of minutes. Hard choices had to be made. For us, the choice was see the Catacombs of Paris or climb the Eiffel Tower. Much discussion … Continue reading See the Eiffel Tower at Night
I think there are probably variations on this theme that I will want to accomplish. For future reference, I hope to see: Castle Frankenstein (Germany) Himeji Castle (Japan) Malbork Castle (Poland) Mont Saint-Michel (France) Palacio de Pena (Sintra, Portugal) Hunyad Castle (Hunedoara, Romania) Inspiration for Dracula Joslyn Castle (Omaha, Nebraska USA) But for this post, … Continue reading Visit a Castle
Each piece is given space to shine. It really is an environment to admire. Great lighting, roped off areas, places to sit and watch. The building itself is beautiful, inside and out.
I have loved the musical masterpiece, Moulin Rouge ever since I saw it in 2003. It was so fantastical, I assumed every bit of it was fiction. To my delight, I discovered one day in 2016 that it was real.
It's not like you can miss it. You can see the damn thing from almost anywhere in Paris. So, it definitely made the list of things we did on our Honeymoon Part 2: Paris.