Comme à la Maison Comme à la Maison

This (very) petite salon de thé is found nestled in Village Saint Paul, in the Marais. The menu is limited, but delightful, with fresh crisp...

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Trocadero -- Carrousel XI Trocadero -- Carrousel XI

Two of my favorite things in Paris... un carrousel et la Tour Eiffel, bien sûr!

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French Girl - VI French Girl - VI

Seen in April waiting for the doors of Printemps to open... Is she? Printemps at Rue de Caumartin My dear friend, and wonderful artist, Shel...

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Café du Centre - les chaises Café du Centre - les chaises

This is in Paris, I promise, but it just looks a bit too pristine and new. What do you think? Café du Centre 57, rue Montorgueil

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Il fait de l'ombre Il fait de l'ombre

A bit of mystery for lundi... who is this shadow blocking the sun? Hôtel du Nord 102, quai de Jemmapes

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Église Saint Roch - unveiled Église Saint Roch - unveiled

If you have been visiting my blog regularly, you know that Église Saint Roch holds a place in my heart. It is the first thing you see when y...

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Tuileries at Twilight Tuileries at Twilight

After the sun retires from the bright summer day, the long shadows of sunset relinquish the park to the soft palette of blues and greens. Th...

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Brasserie de l'Ile Saint Louis - les serveurs Brasserie de l'Ile Saint Louis - les serveurs

At the Brasserie de l'Ile Saint Louis, we see what looks to be a dance between these two busy waiters. And... I found a little zoom-zoom...

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Paris rouge - une pâtisserie Paris rouge - une pâtisserie

Near Place d'Aligre on a Sunday morning, one finds the world perched in outdoor cafés. I was captivated by the rich façade of this pâtis...

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Place de l'Opéra - Une Porte Place de l'Opéra - Une Porte

How many times have I come to the street from the Métro to the stunning presence of Opéra Garnier and not glanced to the right to see this a...

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La Fête de la Musique La Fête de la Musique

Last year we were all there for the summer solstice, listening to a jazz quartet, enjoying the cool breeze of the evening on the café terrac...

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Gérard Mulot - Pâtisserie Gérard Mulot - Pâtisserie

A little something to brighten up your lundi Gérard Mulot with little pastries all in a row Miam-miam! Gérard Mulot 76, rue de Seine

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Église de la Sainte-Trinité Église de la Sainte-Trinité

Light from upper gallery windows illuminates the arcade All is quiet this morning in La Trinité bon dimanche Église de la Sainte-Trinité 3, ...

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La vie quotidienne La vie quotidienne

Probably a regular perch for people watching on a Saturday afternoon in Montmartre Ave Junot et Rue Girardon Montmartre (Can you tell the se...

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Le Moulin de la Galette Le Moulin de la Galette

In April, Marie and I enjoyed a delightful and leisurely déjeuner with Peter at Le Moulin de la Galette . We spent the day strolling the st...

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Bistro Pré aux Clercs Bistro Pré aux Clercs

As we near the summer solstice I am reminded of this wonderful spot, Bistro Pré aux Clercs, where friends met last June before a night shoot...

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Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine

The reproductions found here are stunning. The light in this museum is perfect for photos and because it is allowed I did not have to sneak ...

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Toc toc! Toc toc!

This one sends a small shiver down my spine... Toc-toc, M. Poe Maison Sainte Geneviève Ecole Primare et Maternelle (now that is creepy) 65, ...

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Quelques Fleurs de Paris Quelques Fleurs de Paris

I do not know what caught my attention first, the orange calla lillies or the stunning paving tiles arranged in cascading semi-circles

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Église Saint Philippe du Roule - le vitrail Église Saint Philippe du Roule - le vitrail

Built between 1774 and 1784 by the architect Jean François Chalgrin, this beautiful church is filled with visual treasures. The stained-glas...

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Un café Un café

Je vais prendre un café, s'il vous plaît. Et, pour toi? Tu en veux? I do not drink so much coffee at home but it just seems so perfect i...

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Jardin des Tuileries -- au printemps, en hiver Jardin des Tuileries -- au printemps, en hiver

As the temperatures in Paris are rising, it seems a good time to recall a familiar setting in a colder month. This photo was taken in April ...

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Rue de Montorgueil -- Déjeuner Rue de Montorgueil -- Déjeuner

The problem on this Paris street is too many choices... They had me at "moules-frites" - miam-miam! Le Marie Stuart 49, rue de Mon...

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Passage du Caire Passage du Caire

As Marie and I wandered the streets of the 2ième arrondissement we saw a small green space, un petit jardin, on a triangle of ground called ...

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Marché Maubert VII Marché Maubert VII

Found in Place Maubert, this thrice weekly market has its regular vendors of food, rugs, flowers, spices, and accessories. However, I had no...

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La Grandmère et son petit-fils La Grandmère et son petit-fils

On our way to Musée Marmottan, we walked from the Métro through Jardins du Ranelagh and watched this chic grandmother strolling her little g...

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Eglise Saint Louis d'Antin Eglise Saint Louis d'Antin

Looking up into the dome of Eglise Saint Louis d'Antin, only a block from Printemps and Galeries Lafayette. The outside is plain and no...

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La Tour Eiffel- La Tour Eiffel-

In the window of Galeries Lafayette, the display of kitchen utensils had this special grater. I wish that I had bought a few of them for gi...

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En Terrasse En Terrasse

Shall we dine in or enjoy sitting on the terrace? When I was there in April, these seafoam green café chairs would have beckoned but if it i...

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Carrousel --  Les Vedettes Carrousel -- Les Vedettes

Interesting choice of vehicle for these two movie stars! Rue de Rivoli and Rue Saint-Antoine at M. St. Paul

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