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

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