Les couleurs de Paris - le rouge! Les couleurs de Paris - le rouge!

la porte rouge Paris enjoys an abundance of red doors This is my contribution to a five-color series of photos, and with this I blush in hom...

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Les couleurs de Paris - le jaune Les couleurs de Paris - le jaune

The garden shed What a simple description of this little fairytale of a building... a yellow turret with red trim sitting the midst of a tid...

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Des couleurs de Paris - le vert Des couleurs de Paris - le vert

le Jardin des Plantes This stegosaurus ( le stégosaure ) hides behind the lush green ferns just in front of " Galeries d'Anatomie c...

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La Fourmi Ailée - salon de thé La Fourmi Ailée - salon de thé

La Fourmi Ailée (the winged ant) This is a quaint little salon de thé almost in the shadow of Notre Dame.  I have never been inside but have...

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La Seine et Square du Vert Galant La Seine et Square du Vert Galant

Square du Vert Galant as seen from Pont des Arts An early evening in April we strolled to Pont des Arts, hand in hand.  So romantic, we were...

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Palais Garnier - VI Palais Garnier - VI

Palais Garnier is a monumental display of architecture and intricate details.  Built between 1860 and 1875 by Charles Garnier, an unknown 35...

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Cathédrale Saint-Louis des Invalides Cathédrale Saint-Louis des Invalides

known simply as Les Invalides The dome is recognized on the Paris landscape but interior is stunning The organ was build between 1679 and 16...

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Pâtisserie - Julien VI Pâtisserie - Julien VI

Julien Beaucoup de baguettes How I would love just one right now! Oh, well we might as well box up a few pastries too (miam-miam) Julien 73,...

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Colonnes de Buren - une étude en noir et blanc Colonnes de Buren - une étude en noir et blanc

Les Deux Plateaux more commonly known as Colonnes de Buren (Buren Columns) Since their installation in 1986 in the Coeur d'Honneur of th...

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Macarons pistache Macarons pistache

Macaron tower, Ladurée Just a little pre-weekend temptation... macarons, Ladurée, pistache? What's your favorite? (miam-miam!) Ladurée 2...

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Travail en cours Travail en cours

Église Sainte-Chapelle Built in the early 13th Century, the repairs and restoration are never-ending ...but such a glorious place Église Sai...

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Le Square Trousseau - l'enfant Le Square Trousseau - l'enfant

Must be a French girl... rides scooter like a pro, stylish dress for play, bow in hair (it is there), shoes 'coordinate' with dress....

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Square Boucicaut - l'amour Square Boucicaut - l'amour

Square Boucicaut Love and passion in the park May your week be as thrilling! Square Boucicaut entre Rue de Babylone et Rue de Sèvres 75007,...

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

What talent must one possess to carve such an intricate canopy of wood, indeed two canopies complete with tassels, fringe and cherubs? bon d...

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Chaussures de haute couture Chaussures de haute couture

Giuseppe Zanotti Boutique The photo background of this Paris shop window was almost as colorful as the featured shoe.  ( To see a video of G...

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Un mélange de plusieurs choses Un mélange de plusieurs choses

Un mélange... café scene, an American newspaper, a zinc bar, a poster for Bière Gallia Paris ( click here ), three people who did not show t...

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Pétanque? Pétanque?

Jardin du Luxembourg Rather than an intense game of Pétanque among the masters of the game, it appears that I found them taking a break. Jar...

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Quand tu sonneras... Quand tu sonneras...

Vertical sundial Paris is full of sundials, horizontal and vertical, and many like this on in Montmartre are incorporated into the original ...

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Parc des Buttes Chaumont Parc des Buttes Chaumont

Parc des Buttes Chaumont The first time I viewed this scene it seemed impossible that I was still in Paris, well within Boulevard Peripheriq...

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La lessive La lessive

Is Monday "laundry day"? Seen aux deuxième étage in a narrow street near Canal St. Martin, this haphazard display of laundry was p...

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Église Saint Étienne du Mont - l'orgue Église Saint Étienne du Mont - l'orgue

This masterpiece of carving is the work of Jean Buron of 1633, encasing the organ of Saint Etienne du Mont.  The organ itself was built by t...

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Aqua et vert Aqua et vert

Aqua et vert Turquoise shuttered windows with a fringe of green Hope that sunshine and a good breeze will have these windows open for the we...

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Le lémur et les bijoux Le lémur et les bijoux

The lemur and the jewels... Windows like this in Paris leave me speechless, almost... When I reviewed the photos, I thought it was an image ...

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Le Zinc d'Honoré Le Zinc d'Honoré

Le Zinc d'Honorée Bistro, Brasserie, Terrasse, Café... Food was reasonably priced... good, but not outstanding... chipper service, some ...

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Lunettes! Lunettes!

A jar of colorful eyeglasses... How would you ever choose? Galerie Vivienne 75002, Paris 

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Jardin du Palais Royal - XV Jardin du Palais Royal - XV

Jardin du Palais Royal Do you think that she knows I would love to be dipping my toes in the fountain of this royal setting? ...and the wat...

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Place Louis Lépine - la cycliste Place Louis Lépine - la cycliste

When one rides a Velib, one is not concerned about the maintenance or security of a bike.  Certainly the owner of the bike (or what is left ...

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Église Protestante Lutherienne Saint-Jean Église Protestante Lutherienne Saint-Jean

Église Protestante Lutherienne Saint-Jean, a small church in gothic style, almost missed as I walked along Rue de Grenelle. It was built in ...

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Panneau danger Panneau danger

Like many cities, Paris is constantly under construction and renovation. The hand lettering on the bottom caused a giggle... "Chaussée ...

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Le Douze et monsieur Le Douze et monsieur

Le Douze Vreni and I stopped by this illuminated window at the end of a whirlwind day in Paris.  The shop was just closed but we had our nex...

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Parc des Buttes Chaumont Parc des Buttes Chaumont

Parc des Buttes Chaumont What a great spot for water play on a sunny day in Paris... I just hope that it is warm enough Parc des Buttes Chau...

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