Sunday, September 18, 2011

Un matin Monge

Before my walk officially got started, I needed to go to an ATM for some walking around cash. I knew my bank had a branch in this neighborhood, and I thought I knew right where it was, but I ended up circling a block or two before I found it.

Looking down the rue Monge toward the spire of the Sainte-Chapelle.

No matter, the morning was glorious. I found my bank and got some cash then made my way down the rue des Ecoles and walked up past the Sorbonne toward the rue Soufflot.

8 comments:

  1. Seduced by an early Paris morn...

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  2. Enjoying your walk. Do you have your wood cut for this winter yet?

    BettyAnn

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  3. Can't you use your Carte Bleu at any bank ATM?

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  4. Some banks charge us when we repeatdly take money from ATM's belonging to banks different from ours... Well, at least, that's what my BNP bank does...
    Bises
    Mary

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  5. This photo makes me want to go visit Fred again.
    Oh wait! He's just upstairs!
    Nevermind!
    m.
    p.s. You really do take gorgeous photos.

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  6. France always looks so clean and pleasant. Aren't there any 'bad areas' and slums?

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  7. john-san, I always am.

    bettyann, yes, it's mostly done. There are about 40 more logs to cut, but I'm putting them off until after the hedge is done.

    judy, n'est-ce pas!

    starman, I know I can use it at the Poste, but some other banks charge fees. I just don't know which ones. I have taken cash out of other banks from time to time without fees.

    mary, I don't know about my bank... I should look at the fee schedule again.

    mark, you should still visit him, especially since he's so close. ;)

    michael, oh yes. There are suburbs of Paris that are not so nice where there is crime and other unpleasantness.

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