Tag: Paris

Pencil Sketch: Paris Waitress

Pencil Sketch: Paris Waitress

| September 28, 2011

I just had to give this one a go. It has been a while since I have done a pencil sketch. I think I will try another when I have time and just focus on her face. This drawing is about 10 inches high and I found it difficult to work the right amount of […]

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Two Weeks in France: A Stop in Paris

Two Weeks in France: A Stop in Paris

| September 17, 2011

We’re back! Donna and I had a wonderful time in France and I can’t wait to share our experiences with you. Today’s photographs are of Paris’ beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral on the Seine River. While taking the photograph above, Donna and I had a wonderful time standing and talking on the bridge as we waited […]

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Weekly Travel Photo – Paris Rooftops

Weekly Travel Photo – Paris Rooftops

| April 2, 2010

This week’s travel photo installment is of the view from our hotel room in Paris on the Île Saint-Louis. If you ever go to Paris, I highly recommend that you stay on the Île Saint-Louis, which is one of two natural islands in the Seine river. As Wikipedia so eloquently says, it is a peaceful oasis of […]

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The Basilica of the Sacre Coeur Photo

The Basilica of the Sacre Coeur Photo

| May 6, 2009

Basilica of the Sacre Coeur From time to time, I will post some of my favorite photos from my travels. This shot is of the Basilica of the Sacre Coeur, “Basilica of the Sacred Heart”, pronounced [sakʁe kœʁ]). The landmark is a Roman Catholic basilica in Paris, France, and is located at the summit of […]

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Looking Up at the Louvre

Looking Up at the Louvre

| April 16, 2009

Paris was the second destination on our trip last summer and one of the first places we visited was the Louvre. Knowing the museum was notoriously busy, we arrived at about 8:30 am and were among the first in line to get in. It was a beautiful day and after a few rainy days in Rome a […]

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