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Romance Like Charles de Gaulle

He strolled down the Champ Elysées, headed toward Notre Dame. The cheering throngs screamed as snipers took aim at this towering figure. Later, as he strode through the bronze doors of Notre Dame, unidentified snipers started firing inside the cathedral. … Continue reading

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Paris, The City of Romance

The full moon provided just enough illumination for fleeting ghostly images of fields and trees. The lights from cars and “lorries” traveling the D916 appeared to travel in reverse as we raced southward. There was little sensation of the 300 … Continue reading

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Fantasy Dinner Location

If money wasn’t a constraint and a jet was ready to transport you to cities imagined, where would you dine this evening with your sweetheart? Tokyo? Paris? Bombay? Philadelphia? Go ahead, make this fantasy a travel evening. You only need … Continue reading

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Destination or Experience Makes it Romantic?

It’s late Wednesday afternoon. At 32,000 feet, my sweetheart and I are returning from an Alaskan cruise. A cruise, how romantic. You might also think it romantic to: Stroll Kensington Gardens in London; Explore the narrow streets and bridges of … Continue reading

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Romantic Little Gifts

Rows of chocolates were on display before me. This airport kiosk in Geneva wasn’t selling M&Ms, Snickers or Butterfingers. These were bars of real Swiss chocolate. The meetings concluded about an hour ago and Geneva was the starting point for … Continue reading

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