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name 4 ingredients for your perfect European day

Mar 12th, 2010, 08:14 AM
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name 4 ingredients for your perfect European day

DH, warm baguette, bottle of wine, & the Seine.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:19 AM
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Wine, cheese, chocolate and my lovely husband! Sounds like we would get along well jetsetj
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:42 AM
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not Monday ( museums are closed), warm weather ( not hot),
a view of a river (sea, countryside, mountains...),
good company (friends, SO, myself)
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:51 AM
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Warm sunshine, a glass of good wine (or a cup of good coffee), a good book and peaceful surroundings. Company optional.

But then I live in Europe and that is just my ideal day .
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:54 AM
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Beer, fry up, National Hunt racing on the telly, a winner or two.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:57 AM
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good coffee, pastry, sunshine, beautiful surroundings
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:00 AM
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1. An old, scenic, pedestrianized neighborhood with lots of nooks and crannies to explore.

2. A relaxed outdoor cafe with excellent local wine and delicious little munchables.

3. Sunny weather with temps in the 70s.

4. My favorite travel companions... the onelittleworld crew.

Honestly, is there anything in life better than that? Can there be?
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:02 AM
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good wine
good food
sunny, warm (not hot) day
great architecture
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:03 AM
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I have to add a fifth - sexy male waiters!
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:10 AM
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Great scenery.
Good and plentiful wine. ;-)
Mild gorgeous day.
Bread cheese and olives!
And thou!


Adrienne, I like your thought process.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:48 AM
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I am there
DH is there
We are healthy
We are wearing comfortable shoes.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 09:55 AM
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Judyrem - I still remember Georgio in Rome - in a land of good looking men he was outstanding!
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Mar 12th, 2010, 03:01 PM
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great ones everyone.. chol warner,adrienne
mr. go... wonderful
amen to comfortable shoes ....
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Mar 12th, 2010, 03:26 PM
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Sunny day, ice-cream, a bench, great view.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 03:32 PM
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A discovery,
something new and useful learned.
something beautiful seen,
waking happy with a big yawn.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 03:46 PM
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Early morning, sitting alone at an outside table with croissant and cafe au lait.

Copy of International Herald Tribune.

Dear Lady Wife still asleep.

Anticipation of her sweet self joining me later.

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Mar 12th, 2010, 04:33 PM
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1. Good food of a type I can't get at home.
2. Interesting conversation. People are speaking French. They understand me and I understand them. (This obviously applies only to France, but that's where I would put my perfect day.)
3. Live music is playing, either as a background soundtrack to my day or in a performance I am attending somewhere.
4. Laughter.
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Mar 12th, 2010, 05:39 PM
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A great museum
Some time spent over a drink in a cafe in the late afternoon
A nice dinner (doesn;t have to be expensive, but must be good food, relaxed, good conversation and not rushed at all - a pretty site doesn;t hurt)
Something unexpected (usually a sight seen on walking from one place to another - we walk as much as possible except in spread out cities with good subways - London or Paris).
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Mar 12th, 2010, 08:25 PM
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So easy:

warm weather
foie gras
a bunch of bottles of Bergerac
good friends by the pool in St-Cirq
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Mar 13th, 2010, 09:03 AM
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actually everyone seems to wish for simpler things.
things that for the soul.
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