Once I had my fill of Monet and his tulips we still had the better part of an afternoon before we needed to take the train back to Paris. The photographer side of me wanted to go back to take more photos after the light changed but the rain started, and kept coming, and then … Continue reading Giverny Village
So, it turns out I had too many photos to put in one post. So, lucky you I made another! A pleasant surprise when visiting Giverny was the interior of Monet’s beautiful home. It took me a lot to put away my camera and to leave the garden but that is exactly what I did. … Continue reading Giverny – Monet’s Masterpiece – Part Deux
I came here for the waterlilies and left with a camera full of tulips. About an hour train ride outside of Paris I found Giverny to be truly magnificent. It is no wonder that the impressionist Master Claude Monet built this house and garden and made it his muse. There truly is no reason to … Continue reading Giverny – Monet’s Masterpiece
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The French Presidential Election has my mind in Paris again. I was reminded by the Captain over at Equinoxio that I never posted photos from the beautiful Palais Garnier (Paris Opera House for those of us non French speakers). When I was in Paris last year my friend and I took in the ballet at … Continue reading Paris Opera House Grandeur
This will be the last set of Parisian doors for this trip. I hope you have enjoyed the doors I have chosen to share on this Thursday Door tour through Paris. They are a beautiful source of inspiration and happiness for me. And many thanks to Norm for his challenge which provides me an excuse … Continue reading Paris – Doors Part Cinq
I am no gardener. In fact, I sit here staring at my fingers on the keyboard searching for any green hue on my thumbs and there is none. However, that doesn’t mean that I don’t enjoy other people’s gardens! It is easy to understand why Monet found inspiration as an artist at Giverny. While I … Continue reading Belize Botanical Garden – San Ignacio Belize