Christmas 2003 and New Years in Paris and Strasbourg, France


Paris, after New Years, at lunchtime


Arrival at the Tamise, our hotel on the north side of the Tuileries


Mary and Jay on the Rivoli, around the corner from the Tamise


Andrea and Drew


In the Ste. Chapelle, an amazing jewel box


n front of Notre Dame, in the cold and rain (Will, Mary, Drew, Andrea, Jay, Jim)


Mike and David, with Drew in background
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Drew and Will on the Ile St-Louis


Dinner at Willi's Wine Bar


The glass pyramid at the Louvre


Linda and Ken in the Tuileries (fallen tree is cast iron)


Christmas Eve dinner on the east end of Paris


Andrea and Drew at the Eiffel Tower


At the Metro stop in Montmartre, Mary pointing one way and Will another


Drew, Will, and Andrea


In front of the Sacre Coeur


Andrea and Drew confront a contemporary sculpture


Nightime on the Champs-lyses


Shopping at the Galleries Lafayette


Our hotel in Strasbourg


View from our Strasbourg hotel window

 
Will in his apartment                                                                    Waterfront in Strasbourg


Drew and Will getting some exercise


Outside the cathedral in Strasbourg (better than Notre Dame!)


New Years Eve in a Chinese restaurant back in Paris, joined by Linda and Allie DeJour


Will, Bavs, Beth, and Tina


Tuileries, on New Years Day (rare Paris snowfall made the front page of the International Herald Trib!)


Dueling berets


At the Pantheon