Paris Bucket List

Le Tour de France!!

Le Tour de France!!

OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!! Seriously one of the coolest things I’ve done here in Paris! I think it’s because every summer back in Texas we would watch it on TV and to see it in real life was just incredible! I remember Rick Steves saying in one of…

Chantilly Chateau

Chantilly Chateau

Another weekend! Another day trip option! One of the best things about being abroad is the flexibility to travel to so many places at the drop of a hat. Cheap plane and train tickets are easy to get but only if you plan in advance.…

Bastille Day~ Fireman! Fireworks! Fanfare!

Bastille Day~ Fireman! Fireworks! Fanfare!

Did you know that you don’t say “Happy Bastille Day” in France? We found this out after a funny conversation with an older French couple at the parade. I might have been swaying and slightly crosseyed after getting home at 3am from the Ball de…

Happy Fourth of July Crazy Americans in Paris!

Happy Fourth of July Crazy Americans in Paris!

There aren’t too many options for celebrating the Fourth in Paris. Wish a Frenchman a Happy Fourth and what do you get? bah oui! why yes it is the fourth of july! But! The American Church in Paris put on an amazing celebration- complete with…

What’s Been Going On the Last 2 Months in Paris!

What’s Been Going On the Last 2 Months in Paris!

I cheered on the runners at the Paris Marathon!   Had a very awkward date with a Frenchman in Montmartre.   Ate way too many crepes at the best place EVER. Aup’tit Grec on Rue Moufftard.   Admired Paris in the rain. Puzzled over American…

The Rodin Museum in Paris

The Rodin Museum in Paris

Two weekend’s ago me and my French museum buddy visited the Rodin Museum. We absolutely loved it! The museum is located right by Invalides in the 7th. Super easy to get to from the Varenne metro stop at 79 Rue de Varenne. We got there…