Waiting to board our flight from Seattle to Paris Somewhere above northern Canada Getting close to Paris View from the balcony of our apartment on Rue de Medicis, across the street from Jardin du Luxembourg. This was pretty much the only direction in which could see anything else but trees. Inside the apartment
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Palais du Luxembourg. Former royal residence, now the meeting place for the French senate. 324 00014 013 00017 A statue of libery in the Luxembourg Gardens! Visiting the Eiffel tower on a Friday morning. The weather was cloudy and even rained close by, but eventually the sun came out.
Waiting to get on the elevator. 1015 00019 Champs de Mars and Tour Montparnasse in the background, with rain clouds approaching. The tower has a large "Paris 2024 Olympics" symbol, and at the time of taking this picture Paris had not yet been awarded the 24 olympics. 072 00021 081 00022
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Visiting Musee d'Orsay on a rainy day. It was the first Sunday of July, so entrance was free and the lines were long. 007 00040 010 00041 20170702 101940539 iOS van Gogh's "Starry night over the Rhone" seemed to be the "Mona Lisa" of the Orsay museum: lots of people trying to take pictures and selfies.
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