Julie & Guy arrived bright and early on the morning of the 6th of September. We live 30-40 minutes from Charles de Gaulle
airport, so it’s really a treat to be able to meet people right as they get off their flights. Better yet, that the people can be
onboard JoLi’ unpacked, have a nice lunch and go down for a long nap to help adjust to the time change because we are so
This year we did something a little different with them. Of course with their agreement, we organized each day around lunch
at one of our favorite bistros and visit to a museum, an exhibition, or a walk through a particular quartier. These photos are
some of the various things we did during their first week. High points? Probably the personal full day tour we gave them of the
Louvre. They were able to see all the major works and much more.
By the weekend we were all ready for a rest, but surprise of surprise, there were 2 days of brocantes. Lisa told them not to
feel obliged to go with her and to go in to Paris and do something that they hadn’t done yet, but Guy was hooked. Julie went
with us the first day, was overwhelmed by the size and crowds, and opted to stay with Joe on JoLi’ the days that Lisa & Guy
On Monday, the 13th of September they left Cergy for their honeymoon in Normandy. They stayed in Honfleur, at a farm
house near Arromanches (this was Julie’s favorite), in Bayeux and 2 nights at a wonderful old hotel near Mont St. Michel.