Happy Bastille Day! A Tribute to Paris in Moods

My very first trip overseas landed me in France, where I celebrated both Bastille Day and my 16th birthday all in the same week, in Paris. I still remember being addressed as “mademoiselle”…sigh. Even as a “madame” now, Paris will always hold a special place in my heart, and will always be photogenic in my eyes. Every time I visit Paris, j’ai quinze ans encore. So to honor Bastille Day, I’m sharing a photographic tribute to the iconic sights of Paris, in three moods (taken on most recent return to Paris in April of this year):

Eiffel Tower

Notre Dame Cathedral

Scenes of the Seine

The Flower Market

And because the camera is meant to be turned:

Eiffel Tower

Notre Dame Cathedral

Scenes of the Seine

The Flower Market

At any age, Paris doesn’t care if you’re here or not, if you’re old or not; but you can’t help caring that you are in Paris.

For more words on Paris, see France – Paris Encore.
For more words on France, and photography, see Riviera en Hiver.

For more photos, see my Images of France Gallery.

Merci! And Happy Bastille Day!

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2 Responses to Happy Bastille Day! A Tribute to Paris in Moods

  1. Anonymous says:

    Hope one day I can visit Paris. Your pictures show how beautiful Paris are. The Eiffel Tower looks really awesome. Thanks for sharing those beautiful pictures.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Beautiful pictures! Above pictures are enough to demonstrate that how beautiful the Paris is. Luckily, I also got the chance to visit Paris last year. We were five couples and it was really a wonderful experience to explore the beauty and charm of this attractive place. Paris is the most romantic place in this universe I must say. Artistic monuments, attractive sites, stunning hotels, comfortable Paris apartments, delicious food, and beautiful gardens all make Paris a perfect family holiday destination.

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