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I really would love to be able to add more stories about historical expats — not famous ones, per se, but ordinary people. Somehow it seems like it would have been a more adventurous thing back then (...
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+Curtis Poe  Have you read "The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris"?  Artists and medical students in Paris throughout the 1800's.  A nice history of Paris told through the eyes of ex-Pats who came to experience the wonders of the old world and almost all of whom returned to the USA.
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