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eurotrip part quatre

Aaannnnnnnd more photos!  (really this is me being too lazy to write) Les Catacombes (Roughly 6 million bodies are buried in this ossuary beneath Paris.  Signs at the entrance warn against small children or those with a nervous disposition entering.) Heading toward the exit of the Catacombes. By some miracle, I did not slip onto …

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eurotrip part trois

The photo tour of Paris continues… Pont des Arts (a bridge on the Seine where lovers add padlocks with their names to commemorate their love and toss the keys in the Seine – GAG – no, but seriously, it’s really pretty, especially in the morning sun) I.M Pei Pyramids outside of the Louvre Musée du …

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eurotrip part deux

We had a pleasant three-hour train ride from Amsterdam to Paris.  I tried my darnedest to get quaint French county-side pictures.  I was trying to get the cute little town with the church and its chapel.  Out of god-knows-how-many-picture-attempts, I maybe managed to get a few decent ones. Arriving at our Paris home, we were …

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eurotrip part een

I know you’ve all been waiting with bated breath for me to regale you with tales of my travels… [and eyes roll around the world] I had a later start to my vacation, as I had planned to leave work at 3pm, I didn’t in fact leave until 5pm.  That damn work thing always gets …

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pre-flight drinks

Cheers!!!!

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three days away

I am three days away from boarding a plane to Amsterdam! I can’t even tell you how excited I am and how I’ve been waiting for this vacation.  Over a drunken dinner, three ladies said they were going to plan a trip to Amsterdam and Paris, and by golly, within 2 weeks, they chose the …

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a thank you letter

Dear American Airlines, I’d like to thank you for your handling of my canceled and rescheduled flights due to the December 26th snowstorm that hit the Eastern coast. First, you were so considerate in calling me at 5:00AM Dec 26th to tell me that my 1:20PM direct flight from Tampa to JFK was canceled and …

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