Église Saint Étienne du Mont Église Saint Étienne du Mont

The morning light illuminates one of the two spectacular staircases in this Gothic church built between 1492 and 1626. Although I wanted to ...

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Zoom-Zoom V Zoom-Zoom V

My fascination with les motocyclettes in Paris has become more focused on the details. This scooter has many accessories: windshield, wipers...

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Creating Paris Rouge Creating Paris Rouge

So, this is how you get "Paris Rouge" For Virginia who might love Paris Rouge even more than I do. Give me a paint brush, please,...

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Toc! Toc! Toc! Toc!

Toc! Toc! Qui est-là? The massive doors of Paris, closed to the outsider, the stranger. present a mystery. Without a key or a secret code fo...

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Must be a French girl Must be a French girl

In front of La Maison du Bon Vin on Rue des Halles our heads were turned by this mother/daughter scene. With the photos I captured on this r...

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L'Hôtel de Sens - Jardin L'Hôtel de Sens - Jardin

With the intriguing Hôtel de Sens on the other side of this formal garden, this gentleman preferred to work his puzzle. The benches were ful...

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Les Chevaux et les enfants Les Chevaux et les enfants

Beautiful weather and Sunday afternoons might produce a charming sight such as this one seen in Parc du Champ de Mars. Allée Adrienne Parc d...

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Aujourd'hui Aujourd'hui

The elegance of over 4,000 stained glass windows at Chartres Cathedral seems appropriate for today, Easter Sunday. This is the St. Stephen ...

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Symbols of Paris Symbols of Paris

Here at the Métro Saint-Philippe du Roule (Line 9, color Acacia) entrance on Avenue Franklin D Roosevelt, we see not one, but two symbols of...

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Full Moon over Paris Full Moon over Paris

There is not much that could take my breath away like this full moon rising in Paris on Monday. In all the times that I have been to Paris I...

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Quiet Courtyard Quiet Courtyard

A quiet courtyard in Paris is a great relief from the noisy streets. But in the evening the sounds carry to the open windows above. It is ...

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Stealth fashion photo Stealth fashion photo

I am fairly brazen about taking photos but one never knows what shots will cause a fuss. You definitely have to be careful about taking pho...

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Rue de Lappe Rue de Lappe

This quiet street in the Bastille area is a mixture of shops and restaurants, all with apartments above. The flower-boxes give a gentle nat...

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Un apéritif à Paris Un apéritif à Paris

What a wonderful time we had... a casual party, in Paris! From left on front row: Julie of Sydney-Eye ; Marie (M); Aude of Paris-ci Paris-...

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Église Saint Eustache Église Saint Eustache

I have brought you to Église Saint Eustache before, but this shot shows the enormity of this majestic church. Bon dimanche

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Dimanche Matin - Rue Cler Dimanche Matin - Rue Cler

As crowded as it is in this photo, it is likely noon or later. Rue Cler is a wonderful walking street for shopping, for un café, for brunch...

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Père Lachaise IX - Forlorn Père Lachaise IX - Forlorn

Quite often I think of cemeteries in terms of black and white, but she was just too lovely with her alabaster-like skin offset by the dark g...

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Les Oiseaux Les Oiseaux

I did not see any birds but there were many people "perched" on the terrasse... When the weather is nice, the empty café chairs ar...

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Architectural shapes, rouge, neon Architectural shapes, rouge, neon

This café is quite well-known and situated on the corner right in front of Place St-Michel. I snapped this photo on a previous visit for th...

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Piano man Piano man

Last June (2010) we crossed from Ile Saint Louis to the back side of Notre Dame on Ile de la Cité and saw this "piano-man" singin...

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Leaving on a jet plane.... Leaving on a jet plane....

Guess where I am going.... I am sure you know! PARIS! I will still have a daily post and will have some updates of friends and places in Pa...

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Église Saint-Merri Église Saint-Merri

Église Saint-Merri with its dome of light... Always look up! Bon dimanche...

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Dominoes? Dominoes?

Early on a Sunday morning I spied these 7 delivery bikes which had suffered the tumbling effect of dominoes. . Zoom-zoom!

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Les clés Les clés

Keys suggest a mystery to me. What did they open and what secrets did they hide? C'est un mystère! Rue Saint-Paul Marais To see more We...

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L'Ebeniste L'Ebeniste

This area of Paris is full of cabinet-makers and of those who repair fine antique pieces. I have a friend in Nogent sur Marne (Paris suburb...

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Gant d'un artisan Gant d'un artisan

In the window of the artists who hand-paint the bone china, we saw this glove (gant) and purple glasses. The artisan-owner must have been o...

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Les Grenades Les Grenades

These are not pastries but they are delicious and so good for you. If I eat enough of these healthy fruits I should be able to indulge in t...

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Une banquette rouge Une banquette rouge

Le Bistrologue Café at the corner of Boulevard Diderot and Rue Crozatier caught my eye with its red bench on the terrasse. I think that th...

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L'Église Sainte-Marie-Madeleine - L'Ascension L'Église Sainte-Marie-Madeleine - L'Ascension

Yesterday I attended the funeral after the unexpected death of my sister-in-law (belle-soeur). I think she would have loved this vision in ...

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L'Escalier III L'Escalier III

This staircase to our 5ieme etage appartement several years ago, was a bit neglected but just needed a good oiling. I love the dizzying eff...

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