Tuesday, April 10, 2012

arc de triomphe and champs d'elysees

waiting on the hotel shuttle to the airport.  from there we rode the train into the city.




a kind tourist offered to take our family picture, but thing 1 wasn't so interested by this point.  oops.

and then, it was time to eat again.  we decided on bistro romain, an italian place on champs d'elysees.  couldn't have picked a better place.  my appetizer:  Chèvre chaud sur pain grillé et salade mêlée (warm goat cheese on crusty bread with salad)

the kiddos got the biggest (and best!) plates of Spaghetti à la bolognaise i've ever seen.  they were so excited, we just got action shots.

daddy's veal steak with pasta: Faux-filet de veau façon Rossini

mama's shrimp & scallops: Saint-Jacques et gambas à la plancha


creme brulee and glace (ice cream/sorbet) for dessert!

if you want to drool over all the other yummy looking stuff they had, check out the menu HERE!

strolled a little farther down champ d'elysees before heading back to the hotel...



3 comments:

  1. I have been catching up with my blogging friends, and what an adventure you have been on since I was last over to your blog! Enjoyed scrolling through all the other post, seeing pictures, and just imagining what it would be like over there! Thanks for sharing!

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  2. Beautiful, so very beautiful! Thank you for sharing this. Just curious...did you get a bag at Louis Vuitton? **sigh** If I weren't so happy for you and enjoying this so much, I might get jealous. :)

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  3. Sadly, all I got of Louis V. was a picture - from across the street. I was a little afraid one of my kiddos would share their spaghetti supper leftovers from their clothes, sneeze, or drool in there. I was also kinda afraid I might find something I REALLY wanted... ;)

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