Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Friday, June 28, 2013

Bruce Willis in Town .......




I was fortunate to stumble across the filming of  RED 2
lots of big name stars right there on the streets of Paris
doing what they do best  .... making movies.

 
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Sunday, June 23, 2013

A Dome In The Mist .......




A misty vista of the magnificent green copper dome
at Le Palais Garnier in Paris


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Monday, June 17, 2013

Window Shopping in the 5eme........




Laduree Bonaparte is such a pretty shop
with little boxes of decadent macarons in all flavours
pistache - chocolat - fleur d'oranger - caramel-a-la-fleur.

I just love taking a peek through their windows!


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Friday, June 14, 2013

The Soft Grey Skies of Paris .......




No matter if the skies are grey
there are always people out-and-about in Paris.
These girls wanted their photo taken with  the majestic
Eiffel Tower as a backdrop ... of course I obliged
I hope they were happy


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Sunday, June 9, 2013

AndrOet ...............




Androuet at the bottom end of Rue Moufftard
crammed with the most amazing selections of cheeses

My choice for the day was " Delice de Bourgogne"
a decadent triple cream cheese - buttery textured and utterly sumptuous
 I devoured this with a hunk of crusty baguette
in the nearby little Saint-Medart church yard

~  C'est la vie  ~

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Saturday, June 8, 2013

Ducati's Reflected ......




I snapped these Ducati motor-cycle reflections amid
 the exquisite "Carolina Herrera Boutique Collection"
on Rue Castiglioni Paris

 

Double Class!!

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Friday, June 7, 2013

Soft Parisian Skies ..........




~  There's a kind of hush all over the world  ~


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Sunday, June 2, 2013

Jardin du Luxembourg .........


Snippets from my day out at the delightful Luxembourg Gardens in Paris
Very wet and very cold but nothing that an umbrella and a sturdy pair of boots couldn't handle.


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Saturday, June 1, 2013

The Sound of Music .....




On entering this majestic old church "St Etienne du Mont" in Paris' 5th arrondissment
I could hear wonderful singing coming from some-where
at the rear of the church .... on following the sound I found this
small group of children who had the most amazing voices.
A special moment in time

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