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9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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Susan Yonkers Apr 16, 2014 at 02:01 PM

Looking to meet folks headed to Paris on May 31!!!!
Susan Yonkers Apr 16, 2014 at 02:01 PM

Hi Anne!!!! I am .....where are you starting from?
Anne Hopper-Green Apr 16, 2014 at 02:31 PM

Lexington, KY - how about you?
Susan Yonkers Apr 16, 2014 at 04:58 PM

Just outside of Concord NH....have you been to Paris before? Have you done any other Road Scholar trips?
Anne Hopper-Green Apr 16, 2014 at 06:51 PM

This is my first trip to Paris and my first trip with Road Scholar. Interestingly enough, I have family outside of Concord, NH. I am originally from MA
Susan Yonkers Apr 16, 2014 at 07:19 PM

Where outside of Concord?
Susan Yonkers Apr 16, 2014 at 07:19 PM

And where in MA are you from?
Anne Hopper-Green Apr 16, 2014 at 07:34 PM

Strafford NH and born in Lawrence MA
Susan Yonkers Apr 17, 2014 at 07:52 AM

Small world :-)!!!! What brought you to Kentucky? And this is my first Road Scholar trip too but I've been to Paris lots of times before...my brother lives in the Bordeaux area and I also have family in the Burgundy region....
Susan Yonkers Apr 17, 2014 at 07:53 AM

But I wanted to try the Road Scholar program with somthing I was a little familiar with....then if I like it will try someplace I've never been befroe :-)
Anne Hopper-Green Apr 17, 2014 at 09:14 AM

I'm glad you will be in the group! I wanted to go with an organization where I could follow someone who knew where he/she was going. I was a bit nervous since I don't speak French very well and did not want to get lost!
Anne Hopper-Green Apr 17, 2014 at 09:15 AM

I have lived in many places - Kentucky just for the last 7 years.


Anne Hopper-Green Apr 09, 2014 at 06:49 PM

Still trying to hook up with folks going on the May 31 trip to Paris???


Christine Boykin Apr 09, 2014 at 10:36 AM

Looking forward to the trip in a few days. Any advice from those who have attended earlier this year? Apps to have, scams to avoid, etc?


Marcia Horwitz Apr 09, 2014 at 10:13 AM

Practicing my French -- hope to be up to speed by the time my visit to Paris begins on June 21!


Barbara Warfel Apr 04, 2014 at 01:59 PM

Hello
We are looking for two travelers to share the cost of transportation from airport our Paris hotel, Le Patio Saint Antoine on May 3, 2014. Our flight arrives at about 5:45 AM. We will travel via Air France # 39 out of Dulles.
Janet Puskar Apr 15, 2014 at 04:39 PM

would love to, but my flight is due to arrive 8:25 a.m.
Barbara Warfel Apr 16, 2014 at 08:46 AM

We are arriving at 5:45 AM
Janet Puskar Apr 16, 2014 at 08:56 AM

I arranged for a shared shuttle - about $25 from the recommendation in the packet. Seems reasonable.
Linda Strommer Apr 17, 2014 at 03:03 PM

We are arriving Sunday May 4 at 8:35 from Minneapolis. Anyone else coming in then?


Anne Larson Mar 31, 2014 at 03:34 PM

Anne and Wayne arriving on May 18 Sunday afternoon from Northern California. Looking forward to a great week in Paris.
Anne Shea Apr 01, 2014 at 07:52 AM

I am so excited to meet everyone. I am from Mpls. but meeting my Irish cousin first in London. All my girlfriends have been to Paris - so darn, I'm just coming.
Anne Larson Apr 01, 2014 at 01:05 PM

Looking forward to meeting you...It will be a great week I'm sure.


Nancy Hodgson Mar 30, 2014 at 02:26 PM

We are on the Independent Paris trip and leaving from SFO on April 19. Anyone else from CA?

Nancy Hodgson - nanlh4438@gmail.com


Laura Webber Mar 26, 2014 at 06:22 PM

Hi, anyone going on the Independent Paris trip from the NYC area on April 19th?
Laura Webber = 212-865-7903 or lauraw10024d@hotmail.com
Andrea Irvine Mar 28, 2014 at 06:52 PM

I'll be there @ same time - look forward to having a great trip
Rosemary Hagan Mar 29, 2014 at 08:30 AM

My husband and I will be on the April 19th trip,but leaving from MI. See you there!


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