Montmartre Paris

France, Photo of the Week

Week In-stagram Review Paris

8 Comments 13 November 2014

Ooo la la…this week my Instagram feed went to Paris!  In three short days I managed to fall in love with the city yet again.  My original goal in going to Paris was to do the 2 things I had never done before on my previous 3 trips to Paris – go to the Louvre [...]

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Featured, France

Normandy’s Non-WWII Sites

11 Comments 01 August 2013

When you think of Normandy attractions – immediately you are thrust into WWII and images of D Day.  There is no shortage of tour buses and tours focused on WWII sites in the area.   However if you look beyond the cemeteries, memorials, American flags, plaques, and gift shops you’ll find that Normandy is much more [...]

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Featured, France

Enemies and Friends in Normandy

12 Comments 30 July 2013

I stood staring at the wide expanse of Omaha Beach squinting my eyes, trying to imagine what that historic day was like. D Day seems so far away now – ancient. My mind was swimming in thoughts amplified by the fact that I was here visiting this WWII Normandy invasion sight with my European friends [...]

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France, Photo Documentaries

Will the real Eiffel Tower Please Stand Up?

27 Comments 05 October 2010

Everyone around me was taking pictures of the Eiffel Tower, but I was distracted by the thousands of other Eiffel Towers and the touts carrying them. From the first moment I went to the Eiffel Tower, I seemed to be more fascinated by the culture around the tower rather than the tower itself. There are [...]

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France, Photo Documentaries

Paris in Pictures

17 Comments 30 September 2010

My 36 hours in Paris were dedicated to photography; it was my only goal. Photography is still very new to me; I bought my first SLR camera in 2006 and took lessons to learn how to use the camera.  Therefore my first travels never really had a photography element to them. Therefore, when I found [...]

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France, Inside My Head

Paris Then and Now

11 Comments 28 September 2010

I arrived in Paris in 2002 – it was the first time I set foot in Europe and only the 3rd country I had visited overall with my first passport. Paris was new, exciting, and scary to a novice traveler like myself. I traveled with two girlfriends, Angie and Veronique, before the term ‘girlfriend getaway’ [...]

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France, Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week – Paris

11 Comments 27 August 2010

My travels this week brought me back to a place I had been before 8 years ago – Paris.  The day was a mix of clouds and sun, as I photowalked through the city, I was lucky enough to get this brilliant sky when I reached the Louvre.  When I first visited Paris 8 years [...]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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Ireland -> Belgium

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