Chef Isaiah Allen

http://katiasphotographytravelblog.com/2016/02/22/chef-isaiah-allen/

TOPO Distillery in Chapel Hill, NC

TOPO Distillery

 

Executive Chef Lilian Lacassagne

http://katiasphotographytravelblog.com/2015/11/16/executive-chef-lilian-lacassagne/

Trilogy restaurant and Silverspot Cinema in Chapel Hill!

http://katiasphotographytravelblog.com/2015/11/04/silverspot-cinema-and-trilogy-restaurant-in-our-community/

Paris, Je t’aime

Ha Paris! Who has not dreamed of the romantic city? Waking up in a Paris, listening to the guy on the bank of the Seine river playing “La Vie en Rose” with the accordion, eating croissants from the Boulangerie of the corner!

Well, I was so excited to hear that Delta Airlines is finally bringing the Raleigh, Durham area, a direct flight to Paris in the spring 2016. No more connections to no end, to fly there. As a French/ American Citizen, I look forward to a long weekend in the Capital of fashion, the country of gourmet food, the history of such an old European country.

I imagine, leaving on Thursday night from RDU, arriving Friday morning in Paris, enjoying the day walking Montmartre, seeing the Eiffel towel, going on a tour in a “Peniche” (the French Seine River sightseeing boat), and finishing the evening eating in a local Bistro. Saturday, I would be waking up to the smell of the “Pain au chocolat “, and spending the day¬†at the Louvre, or Versailles….. And Sunday come back home to RDU.

Of course, that would mean that Monday morning , I would be totally homesick for my croissant! I would take my car, and end up at the French Corner Bakery ….

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