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Shared Photos – Post #27

June is here and we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

Paris is the start and/or ending city for the Seine River cruises to Normandy; these Paris photos are from Don M.:

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Musee d’Orsay, former train station converted into art museum

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inside Musee d’Orsay

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Place de la Concorde

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Alexandre III bridge, with Eiffel Tower to the left

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Eiffel Tower, but then you knew that!

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Saint-Jacques Tower, great views from the top, but tours given only in French

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a view from the top of Saint-Jacques Tower

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Plaza Joachim du Bellay

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Château of Vincennes, a bit off the beaten path, but worth it

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Tuileries Gardens, at the end of the day

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Luxembourg Gardens

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Place des Vosges

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame, before the tragedy

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Carrousel Arc de Triomphe with the Louvre in the background

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L’église de la Madeleine

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Luxembourg Gardens

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Marie De Medicis Fountain at Luxembourg Gardens

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Place Vendôme

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Sacré-Cœur

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Grand Palais

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Hôtel de Ville (City Hall)

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Panthéon

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Panthéon interior

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Les Invalides

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The tomb of Napoleon

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Arc de Triomphe, of course

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La Fontaine Saint Michel

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Église Saint-Sulpice

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Place Saint-Sulpice fountain

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stained glass interior of Sainte-Chapelle

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Cluny Museum – National Museum of the Middle Ages

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Grande Arche de la Defense

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Louvre Museum

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Musée Rodin

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60 foot Monets inside Musée de l’Orangerie

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Palais Garnier, the Opera

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #26

The weekend is here, but we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

The old town of Dubrovnik, Croatia is featured in these photos from Nancy M.:

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Approaching from the ship’s tender…

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Attractive architecture set against the hill beyond

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Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary

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Sponza Palace

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Orlando’s Column

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A rare sight – an uncrowded side street!

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Great example of local dress

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St. Saviour Church

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Looking down from the walkway on top of the surrounding city wall

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Lovrijenac fortress to the left

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Great rooftops!

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Views from atop the city wall walkway

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Stunning!

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Great views everywhere!

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Tvrđava Minčeta, a historic stronghold over the city

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Peaking down on the city below from the walkway

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Church of the Holy Annunciation

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Rector’s Palace

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As seen from the Dubrovnik Cable Car

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

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More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #25

Even after Memorial Day weekend, we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

Richard L. sends us these photos of Passau, Germany, as seen on a Danube River cruise:

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Church of St Michael tower

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Church of St Michael

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Bridge over the Danube River

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St. Stephan’s Cathedral

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Wittelsbacherbrunnen, City square

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Many small cobblestone streets

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Popular river cruise docking location

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Local market

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Local market

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Look at the size of those berries!

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Local market

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #24

YES, we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

Rouen in France is a frequent stop for a Seine River cruise from Paris to the Normandy region and today we have some photos from Alan M.:

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La Couronne, the oldest restaurant in France!

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The location of where Joan of Arc was burned

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The park where Joan of Arc was burned

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Catholic Church of St Joan of Arc

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Catholic Church of St Joan of Arc interior

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Very colorful, indoor market

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen interior

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, impressive stained glass

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Church of Saint-Maclou

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Equestrian statue of Napoleon 1st

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Saint-Ouen Abbey Church

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Saint-Ouen Abbey Church – impressive doors!

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #23

YES, we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

Regensburg, Germany is featured today from John Lane’s Danube River cruise:

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The Stone Bridge dating back to the 12th century

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Oldest sausage kitchen in Germany

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Small kitchen cooking sausages

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It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #22

Even after more than 20 posts, we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

Today, John Lane shows these great shots of Durnstein, Austria and the Wachau Valley, along the Danube River:

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Durnstein, Austria

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Durnstein Abbey

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Durnstein, Austria

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Durnstein, Austria – charming & small!

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Durnstein, Austria

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Sailing along the Danube River in the Wachau Valley

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Sailing along the Danube River in the Wachau Valley

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Sailing along the Danube River in the Wachau Valley

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One of many castle ruins in the Wachau Valley

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Sailing along the Danube River in the Wachau Valley at Weißenkirchen

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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Shared Photos – Post #21

Even after more than 20 posts, we continue to ask our clients and friends to share their travel photos so that we could post them and remind ourselves of the joy which travel brings AND of which it will bring again, when conditions allow.

A very popular extension to a European river cruise is the amazing city of Prague and so today’s photos are from our Don McCann:

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Charles Bridge

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One of MANY impressive doorway entrances

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Museo Smetana, Praha

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photographic opportunities everywhere!

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Jan Hus monument in Old Town Square

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St. Nicholas’ Church

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Astronomical Clock

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Municipal House

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Municipal House Café

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Municipal House concert hall interior

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Church of Our Lady before Týn

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Spanish Synagogue

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Prague Castle at night

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Prague Castle

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The lovely cobble stone sidewalks often have some loose stones; watch your step!

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looking down, toward Old Town Square

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Trams in Prague, user friendly and very handy!

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The Powder Tower

It’s not too late to send your photos, if you have not done so already; we’d love to add

them to our upcoming posts!  If so, please email to info@CruiseEscapes.com and include

the location where each photo was taken.

More will follow soon; watch for our next post !

 

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