Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Friday, April 19, 2013

Two Elegant Ladies ........

 
 



Late afternoon looking across La Seine to the Ile Île-des-Cygnes
where Paris's version of the Statue of Liberty
stands tall and proud ... in the background you cannot miss
the beautiful lace profile of La Tour Eiffel

 




Linking with
"Skywatch Friday"
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13 comments:

French Girl in Seattle said...

A lovely shot... Two famous ladies who both benefited from the genius of Gustave Eiffel. Veronique (French Girl in Seattle)

Indrani said...

Great perspective from the river. You will easily be able to guess mine. :)

The Write Girl said...

Stunning view! Thanks for sharing the view in Paris. Happy Sky Watch.

Sylvia K said...

Terrific captures, Dianne!! I love seeing the two ladies and such lovely skies for a background!! Awesome! Thanks for sharing! Enjoy your weekend!

Botanic Bleu said...

Just beautiful...

Jill akaSHE said...

such a stunning and iconic structure!

Jill akaSHE said...

such a stunning and iconic structure!

Light and Voices said...

I will never tire of seeing Paris images.
JM Illinois
U.S.A.

Photo Cache said...

classic.

Pierre BOYER said...

Un beau cliché....
Belle journée,

Pierre

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Dianne,

Beautiful photos and did not know there was a statue of Liberty there.
Have a lovely weekend

Hugs
Carolyn

Cezar and Léia said...

Wonderful pictures dear Dianne,the Eiffel Tower is magnificent!
Léia

Linda said...

That just may be my new favorite photo, and the perfect prose to accompany!
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