Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Pont Neuf .......

~   Pres de Pont Neuf   ~
I love the eclectic mix of colours on Parisian posters
reminding tourists of the many things to be seen and experienced
 in this wonderful city of light.
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Friday, December 20, 2013

Misty In The Mountains ....

 Misty skies over the River Dordogne in the south-west of France.
Dotted along the ridge are many beautiful and historic chateaux - the one you can see
in the distance was once owned by Josephine Baker

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Monday, December 16, 2013

Night Skies over Paris ......

Crepuscule light over Paris
 brings with it a beauty unrivalled.
These pics were taken in and around Le Louvre
just after the sun had dipped below the horizon
leaving that wonderful soft golden hue
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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Snippets from Sarlat ......

Looking out across rustic roof-tops of the pretty medieval village of Sarlat
nestled in the beautiful Aquitaine area of rural south-west France.
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Tuesday, December 3, 2013

An Elegant Entrance ........

Hotel Plaza Athenee  ~  Avenue Montaigne
Many famous faces have walked through this elegant doorway
with its stylish Hector~Guimard canopy
Rudolf Valentino - Grace Kelly -  Jackie Kennedy
to name but a few
Over the years I have summoned up the courage
to enter most of Paris's luxurious establishments
but at this doorway I have remained on the out-side
looking in ...... maybe next trip!
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