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Paris and Aix

June 16, 2010

Rainy day bus ride

I’m having trouble getting Aix in focus. It is plenty beautiful and the centuries old architecture is a joy to experience. The room I teach in is from the 1600s or something. Outside the front door of our building workers have the street dug up and 2 Roman caveways are exposed. They are putting pipes through them. It is a seriously old city.

More rainy day bus ride

People in Aix are not into being photographed. I got a lot of negative responses. At least the people on the bus were smiling and not yelling at me.


So I’m keeping my distance from people and trying to get a feel for the city. But, it’s not just buildings that make a city. It’s about the people too.

Girl on the street

Below are a couple of pictures from Paris.

The balcony view from Andrea and Tommy's apartment.

Croissants are a good reason to just sit back and enjoy France.

The coffee is good, too.

One Comment leave one →
  1. Lisa permalink
    June 17, 2010 8:41 am

    Taking pictures in the Thursday (is it Thursday?) market can make people mad and then it gets really interesting!

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