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The Grand Tour: Paris

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The Grand Tour continues...

Hello, Paris!

Best salad of the whole trip, enjoyed at Hotel Le Meurice, Paris.

The Eiffel Tower!

Never enough Eiffel Tower.

One must simply take a boat ride in Paris!


Walking the dogs.

The closest we got to Notre Dame.

At BHV they still sell buttons.

Melons are a big thing here.

How my daughter Lucia looked after many hours at The Louvre. (Make sure to get tickets in advance!)

View from the top of the Centre Pompidou.

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Bridges with locks are also a big thing.

Bastille Day parade... Très militaristic!

In the park.

Bastille Day fireworks.

Final stop: The Loire Valley!

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