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A move to the Left Bank

I successfully moved to a new address, this time in Saint-Michel on the left bank.

It is one street back from a very lively area just near Saint Michel Boulevard. My apartment is larger than the others but just as comfortable...except for the bed...feels like I am sleeping on the floor...I just keep telling myself I am sleeping in Paris!!

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The day I moved I was sitting in a little cafe around the corner waiting for Fabrice to arrive and meet me at the apartment when I saw loads of people gathering at the Statue of Saint Michel...it turned out it was the meeting place for the free walking tours of Paris...so after I settled in my apartment I gathered with lots of others for a guided 3 hour walk around Paris. Most of my companions were young people staying at the hostel...aussies, kiwis, germans and americans...we had a fun tour guided by Patrick an Irishman from Dublin! I saw some areas I knew but learned some of the history attached to them and also ventured into some new areas as well.

Patrick ...our guide

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Napoleon's resting place
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It was fun chatting to all the others and then we all gathered together at a local restaurant for a meal...a very fun day to start the final part of the adventure!

Posted by thewoodsies 10:04

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