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July 14, 2007

Arriving in Paris

Filed under: Vacation 2007 — Charles Engelke @ 8:53 pm

We got into Paris this afternoon, and really hit the jackpot. Here’s our room from the door.


What’s that stuff in the window? Oh…


Our window opens, and what a view!


And by the way, today is July 14, Bastille Day. They had a concert on the Champs de Mars, on one side of the tower, and about an hour of fireworks over the Seine on the other side. And they lit up the tower even more that normal, with flashing white lights during part of the event:


We’ve been here for only seven hours now, but it was quite a first day.


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