Country mouse in the big bad city September 21st 2005 What a day!
I woke up early to arrive at the Rodin Museum when it opened and made my way with everything running as planned. The museum was very intense. It is quite a romantic local! The gardens are full of benches and nooks to sit and appreciate the sculptures. There was a huge white and gold tent set up for an event tonight, which added to my feeling that I had just walked into the party scen ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more