Category Archives: Museums

Saint Sofia Crypt and Sofia Archeology Museum Highlight Last Bulgaria Day

We returned to Sofia Bulgaria for one day before leaving the country to head to France for the next few weeks.  On our first day in Bulgaria, a week earlier, during the walking tour given by our friend Teddy, we … Continue reading

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Rouen Ceramics Museum and Palais des Thes and Dame Cakes

Having spent a full day in Bayeux the day before, we got an early start on our fourth day in Rouen, a Thursday.  In the afternoon, we took a bus over to the Musee des Beaux-arts stop, and walked past … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Weekend in Providence Rhode Island

We were very thrilled to spend Veterans Day weekend in Providence, Rhode Island.  I don’t remember what originally compelled us to want to visit Providence – perhaps the fact that whenever we ride Amtrak to Boston, we go through it, … Continue reading

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Bayeux Day Trip During Three Week Rouen Residency

After two days in Rouen, we were already getting bored.  Just kidding.  But to change things up a bit, we planned out the first of two day trips, this one by train to Bayeux.  Wow, what a change from just … Continue reading

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Rouen Antiquities Museum and Ho Lamian Noodles

Tuesday of our first week in Rouen I had planned to see the Historial Jeanne d’Arc, a new exhibit set up in Rouen’s Archbishop’s palace that we had not seen in 2014.  We also got to visit the city’s Museum … Continue reading

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Musee Le Secq des Tournelles Visits Frame Rouen Residency

It was strictly a coincidence that we ended up visiting Rouen‘s Musee Le Secq Des Tournelles on our first and last days in the city, but in my view, it was entirely appropriate that we did.  After seeing the museum … Continue reading

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Paul Klee Exhibit Irony at Work Centre Pompidou Paris

Over three days at the end of June, Therese and I traveled a great distance: first from Veliko Turnovo to Sofia, Bulgaria by bus; then from Sofia to Paris, France by plane; and then finally, by train from Paris to … Continue reading

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