Palais Garnier - colonne rostrale Palais Garnier - colonne rostrale

The rostral columns of Palais Garnier The entrance to Pavillon du Chef de l'Etat (House of the Head of State), which was turned into th...

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Jardin du Palais Royal Jardin du Palais Royal

Jardin du Palais Royal This woman was sitting alone  with her thoughts in the Jardin du Palais Royal The quiet moments in this garden are sh...

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Chapelle Notre Dame des Anges Chapelle Notre Dame des Anges

Chapelle Notre Dame des Anges This glorious window is hidden in a small church on Rue de Vaugirard.   The plain front and nondescript entran...

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Rue du Jardinet Rue du Jardinet

Rue du Jardinet Walking in the wet streets after a Paris shower... better than rain anywhere else Rue du Jardinet 75006, Paris Métro Odéon

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Café de la Paix - des chaises vert Café de la Paix - des chaises vert

Green chairs at Café de la Paix It is Friday and I have reserved these chairs  for later today... a virtual Paris get-together with friends ...

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Les toits de Paris Les toits de Paris

From the rooftop of Printemps ...the view is spectacular Do you see the boxes on the roof of Palais Garnier? bee hives! Can you get me a tic...

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Square de la place Adolphe Chérioux - kiosque à musique Square de la place Adolphe Chérioux - kiosque à musique

Square de la place Adolphe Chérioux The bandstand This square is a work of the architect Jean-Camille Formigé  and was established in 1896. ...

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L'architecture de Paris L'architecture de Paris

Rue Mademoiselle I posted the door with the dog, cat and salamanders ,  but the beautiful stone work  and graceful balconies of this early 2...

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Les couleurs de l'automne - Le Bidule Café Les couleurs de l'automne - Le Bidule Café

Le Bidule Café The colors of autumn The yellows and oranges of this café  will soon match the leaves with their autumnal colors. May you hav...

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Cathédral Notre-Dame de Chartres - un détail Cathédral Notre-Dame de Chartres - un détail

Chartres Cathedral 12th Century Gothic The 300 narrow, winding steps to the bell tower  reward the adventurous climber with a quiet and loft...

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Jardin du Luxembourg - La Fontaine Médicis Jardin du Luxembourg - La Fontaine Médicis

The Medici Fountain Jardin du Luxembourg This quiet space is found just east of the Sénat  with the closest garden entrance at Place P. Clau...

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Rue Mouffetard - les danseurs Rue Mouffetard - les danseurs

Dancing in the street Rue Mouffetard Every Sunday a small crowd gathers on Rue Mouffetard  in front of Église Saint-Médard to sing and dance...

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Louvre -- Le Carrousel du Louvre Louvre -- Le Carrousel du Louvre

Le Carrousel du Louvre What looks to be a fashionable mall is a corridor to the least-crowded entrance into the Louvre.  You can buy tickets...

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Gwen Choc - boulangerie Gwen Choc - boulangerie

Gwen Choc It is nearly impossible to find a "bad" boulangerie in Paris and each artisan boulangerie-patisserie has a loyal followi...

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Metro sign Metro sign

The high post with its lighted "M" is one of my favorite Metro signs particularly when seen against a clear Paris sky The season d...

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Lenôtre Lenôtre

Lenôtre A little something for your  sweet-tooth on a Monday. The Schuss cake is one of the crown jewels  of a famous French cooking school:...

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Eglise de la Sainte-Trinité Eglise de la Sainte-Trinité

Eglise de la Sainte-Trinité This church is known simply as La Trinité or Sainte-Trinité, built between 1861 and 1867 as part of the beautif...

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Bouillon Chartier II Bouillon Chartier II

Bouillon Chartier une brasserie Quite often the line extends from the door into the tiled courtyard to wait for a table.  The scene then res...

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Cimetière de Passy Cimetière de Passy

Cimetière de Passy Just across the way from Trocadéro and the stunning view of la Tour Eiffel  (and the throngs of people)  is this quiet ce...

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Jardin du Palais Royal - les promeneurs Jardin du Palais Royal - les promeneurs

Jardin du Palais Royal the dog walkers It does not matter how early you get up in the morning.   The dog walkers are out in force.   Truthfu...

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Le Grand Colbert - une brasserie Le Grand Colbert - une brasserie

Le Grand Colbert In the beginning twilight of the dinner hours,  the creamy yellow walls are offset by a large vase of flowers.   The servic...

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Le Huitième - une brasserie Le Huitième - une brasserie

Le Huitième This brasserie is memorable on my usual walk up  Boulevard de Courcelles from Parc de Monceau.   The café chairs in Paris come i...

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Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine - une cour Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine - une cour

A courtyard Locked away from the peering eyes on the street is this charming courtyard.  We stayed for two weeks with a view of the rooftops...

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