Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois

Perfectly sculpted, the three cherubs reach to the heavens bon dimanche Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois 2, place du Louvre 75001, Paris...

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Poisson d'avril -- chut! Poisson d'avril -- chut!

Do you know what tomorrow is? In the United States it is April Fools Day and we play pranks like, "Look out!  There's a spider on y...

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Des lapins roses Des lapins roses

A basket of bunnies seen in the window of Jeff de Bruges They are not chocolate but adorable all the same. There is no shortage of chocolate...

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Le Bon Marché -- des chapeaux Le Bon Marché -- des chapeaux

If you have been reading my blog for a period of time, you know that I am almost as passionate about hats as I am shoes... This chapeaux is ...

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La Maison du Chocolat -- eclairs La Maison du Chocolat -- eclairs

In the search for the perfect, very best eclair in Paris we discovered (for the moment) our favorite(s) at La Maison du Chocolat .  We had t...

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Marché aux Puces, St-Ouen V Marché aux Puces, St-Ouen V

Perhaps this delightful little treasure-trove should be called Le Cavern d'Ali Baba* This sweet friend, originally from Spain, has lived...

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Où sommes-nous? Où sommes-nous?

We are here! I will absorb Paris: eat, drink, kiss, enjoy, laugh, swoon, dream, imagine, and a lot more! (I will also take many photographs)...

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Basilique Saint-Denis Basilique Saint-Denis

It is difficult to select a favorite photo from this beautiful Basilica, but this one shows the detail of the sculpture along with one of th...

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Un chapeau de dimanche Un chapeau de dimanche

I was going through all my photos of Paris hats and realized that I had missed this one. It was taken during a lively meeting of bloggers an...

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Palais Garnier - The Grand Foyer Palais Garnier - The Grand Foyer

The opulence of Palais Garnier defies description.  This tourist shot does at least give one an idea of the scale and size of this Beaux-Art...

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Le chien de la rue Cler Le chien de la rue Cler

The marché on rue Cler was full of people this day and provided a great opportunity to explore the scents and sounds of the market.  This pu...

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Qu'est-ce que c'est? Qu'est-ce que c'est?

So what is this? As we headed into Métro Bourse we found ourselves in the viewfinder of a movie crew.  We watched the action for ten minutes...

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Pierre Hermé - Jour du Macaron 2012 Pierre Hermé - Jour du Macaron 2012

Yes, these are macarons, but they are not from Pierre Hermé. They were made by Holly and me in a three-day frenzy of scientific study and ba...

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Dog Trots Globe - to Provence Dog Trots Globe - to Provence

Image copyright © Sheron Long. All Rights Reserved. Although Chula was limited by the "no dog" signs in Paris, she was free to go ...

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Basilique Notre-Dame des Victoires -- illumination Basilique Notre-Dame des Victoires -- illumination

I have been in this church many times.  How could I have missed this detail in previous visits?  The lamps and light are beautiful, but the ...

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Paris vines - rouge Paris vines - rouge

When the rouge turns to marron , can spring be far behind? Counting the days until spring arrives in Paris, and then...   moi aussi ! Paris...

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Une girafe de ruban Une girafe de ruban

The Parisians certainly know how to dress up a window.  This ribbon shop ( SHINDO ) has an exquisite display of lifesized animals made of si...

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Dancing in the street Dancing in the street

Every Sunday at the foot of Rue Mouffetard, there is a joyous singing and dancing in the street.  In January, the not-quite-French girl with...

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Pâtisserie Algerienne - Amira Pâtisserie Algerienne - Amira

On a busy market Sunday, the open window above the pâtisserie shop gives the observant an opportunity to see the bakers at work.  The perfec...

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Dog Trots Globe -- Chula Dog Trots Globe -- Chula

Image copyright © Erick Paraiso. All Rights Reserved Meet my friend, Chula, Paris dog about town and "globe trotter" extraordinair...

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Square du Vert-Galant Square du Vert-Galant

Square du Vert-Galant If you look at my banner photo you will see this square taken from Pont des Arts in summer.  This narrow piece of land...

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Basilique Saint-Denis Basilique Saint-Denis

This enthralling basilica just on the outskirts of Paris had been on my list for many trips to Paris.  In January, Peter ( Peter's Paris...

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Jeff de Bruges -- Tintin Jeff de Bruges -- Tintin

The chocolatier Jeff de Bruges with its color scheme of almost-Tiffany-aqua and chocolate-brown (of course), featured a window in collabora...

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Artisan en réflexion Artisan en réflexion

The covered galleries of Paris provide a window into the ateliers and studios of artists. Galerie Vivienne bon weekend! Galerie Vivienne 750...

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La patineuse artistique La patineuse artistique

In the bright midday sun of January, the ice skaters moved around the temporary ice rink in front of Hôtel de Ville.  This young woman was i...

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Galerie Véro-Dodat -- un passage couvert Galerie Véro-Dodat -- un passage couvert

In 1826, two friends, Messieurs Véro and Dodat, opened a covered galerie between Rue du Bouloi and Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau.  Built in Neoc...

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Le carrousel de la Tour Eiffel - renewable energy Le carrousel de la Tour Eiffel - renewable energy

Renewable energy Who would think that a "carousel in Paris" and "renewable energy" would be in the same sentence?  On Ju...

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Palais Royal - Galerie de Beaujolais Palais Royal - Galerie de Beaujolais

The late afternoon sun made for long shadows and soft colors in the Galerie de Beaujolais at Palais Royal.  I imagined that I could almost s...

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Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois

The tall columns topped with garlands give way to the brilliantly-colored windows. bon dimanche  Église Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois 2, pla...

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Galerie Véro-Dodat -- Louboutin! Galerie Véro-Dodat -- Louboutin!

The large windows of Louboutin in Galerie Véro-Dodat provided ample opportunity to check out many new styles of this exclusive brand.  The F...

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Des fleurs du printemps? Des fleurs du printemps?

The bright selection of flowers in this upscale fleuriste (Marie pour 360 Degrés) could not even be contained in the large windows of the sh...

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