S: lisbon and paris 2010
FC: lisbon and paris | 2010
1: Praca do Comércio, Lisbon
3: Praca do Comércio, Lisbon
4: Rossio Square, Lisbon
6: Gemini and Taurus mosaics at the Praca do Império, Belém, Portugal
7: Belém Tower, or the Tower of St. Vincent, Portugal
10: Jerónimos Monastery, Belém, Portugal
16: Lisbon at night
18: Every morning in Paris, we made a giant mess of our breakfast.
19: We made a pilgrimage to Ladurée--famous for their macarons for 150 years. It was most definitely worth the long walk.
21: Oscar Wilde's tomb in Pere Lachaise Cemetery, covered in kisses (including a fresh one from Melissa). In December 2011, the tomb was scrubbed clean and a plate glass wall was erected to deter such "defacement." | The effigy of 19th Century journalist Victor Noir is one of the most popular memorials for women visitors. Legend holds that kissing his lips and rubbing his crotch will bring a blissful sex life.
22: The "Iron Lady" is the tallest building in Paris.
23: Atop the Eiffel Tower.
24: Palace of Versailles
26: Chickens, rabbits, and other animals are still kept in the model village.
27: Marie Antoinette's Hamlet was a retreat for the queen as well as a working farm that included two dairies and a mill.
28: Notre Dame de Paris
31: Clown Bar: home of potatoes dauphine that will make you giggle with delight. | Melissa's birthday dinner
32: We found street musicians and art around every corner.
33: Montmartre has been home to many artists, including Dalí, Picasso, and Van Gogh.
36: Place de la Bastille