Category Archives: Travel

Père-Lachaise, Carnaval à Châlons-en-Champagne.

I spent Saturday morning in Paris with some old and new friends, visting Père-Lachaise, the famous French cemetery. Later, I was able to find some quality time with some lost contacts in Châlons-en-Champagne, where I encountered an amazing and inspiring … Continue reading

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Chaumont, March 10-12.

Photos taken from my recent excursion to Chaumont, a lovely city covered in speakers that blast music wherever you go. If there is one place in the United States that does this, please let me know. I would like to … Continue reading

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San Sebastian.

Jean and I take a trip to Spain with French Mom and Emanuelle. En route. La Iglesia. Oh, hey palm tree. Doubtless, a very important building. Streets in the old city. Lunch time and an overpoweringly social atmosphere, in typical … Continue reading

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Biarritz.

Biarritz is a small coastal town in the south-westernmost part of France, on the Atalantic. It is known as the town where surfing first made its debut in Europe, and the crunchy-tasty-wave-riding culture is still alive and vibrant today. Quiksilver … Continue reading

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Les aventures de la Toussaint.

I spent the last week with Mom, roaming all over Paris and eastern France, helping to explain my lack of updates on here. Good food, great wine and a sustained opportunity to speak English were a boon to my spirits … Continue reading

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Foggy morning, sunny day.

The sun has finally come out, turning the morning frost to a slow-rising cloud of fog. I missed the good stuff by about a minute, but I managed to snap a few shots while some vapor still lingered. We had … Continue reading

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Reims, or how I decided that the job of bank teller is unworthy of a living wage.

There are parts of this post that are irrationally hateful toward a certain occupation. Having said that, I don’t care. First, though, I would like to start things off with a photo that I believe captures the general spirit of … Continue reading

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