…two beautiful quartiers! Here are some photos I took as I walked through the 13th and the 5th arrondissements. Welcome to a real Parisian summer! Enjoy your weekend! xx PatriciaParisienne
There are so many wonderful things come with the month of July! So I decided to make a list of things that I am currently loving. 1. THE ROYAL BABY AND HIS NAME! Those of you that have followed the blog … Continue reading
In celebration of the Royal Baby Boy’s birth (Congratulations, Kate and Will!), today’s post is about the gorgeous royal castle of Fontainebleau. After the boat ride on the Seine, we drove over to Fontainebleau to visit the town and castle. … Continue reading
Paris is full of surprises, especially when it comes to the weather.
Monday this week was phenomenally beautiful and sunny. It finally felt like summer was here! Then came Tuesday. It was warm but the day was completely masked in gray. Luckily, Haussmann created buildings from beautiful stone that look stunning in any weather, and there are places like the Jardin du Luxembourg in the city.
My “wee [Scottish] sis” came to visit from Edinburgh, which was so much fun. That afternoon, we decided to explore the 5th arrondissement. After walking around the grounds, we discovered the tennis courts and children’s pools and play areas, as well as the museum where the Chagall exhibit is going on. There are so many gorgeous spaces within the garden!
Happy 4th of July, everyone!
This Sunday will be the first Sunday of the month. This means it’s a museum day! The beautiful musées de Paris* are free for everyone on Sundays, one of the many things I love about this city. Art and culture are available … Continue reading