Strolling in the Serene Luxembourg Garden

Having stumbled upon the agreeable Tuileries Garden in surprise, I paid a special visit to the other Parisian garden – the Luxembourg Garden. You may need to take the RER to get there. But it’s all worthwhile. Stepping out of the Luxembourg RER station, you walk north along the Boulevard Saint-Michel and the green space … Continue reading Strolling in the Serene Luxembourg Garden

Embrace the Parisian Natural Beauty of the Tuileries Garden

Paris is not only artistic at every corner; sometimes you may accidentally enter a garden or park and suddenly realize that you’re surrounded by its beautiful nature. Paris is not only decorated by its renowned landmarks, but also adorned by hundreds of beautiful gardens, parks and promenades that are finely blended into its city landscape. … Continue reading Embrace the Parisian Natural Beauty of the Tuileries Garden

The Most Beautiful Triumphal Way in Paris

French people are the master of art. They know well the role of the line in composition in visual arts. They apply the element of line not only to their artwork, but even to the design of their cities. For example, the entire city of Paris is beautifully laid out by lines. The most famous … Continue reading The Most Beautiful Triumphal Way in Paris

Great Gifts Hector Guimard Gave to the Paris Metro

The art nouveau architect Hector Guimard is well known for his Paris Métro entrance design. He designed two types of entrances to Métro stations, with and without glass roofs, known as édicules (kiosks) that feature a fan-shaped glass awning. Today only two édicules survive, at Porte Dauphine and Abbesses. A third, replica édicule was erected … Continue reading Great Gifts Hector Guimard Gave to the Paris Metro

2 Beautiful Paris Bridges I Can Never Forget

Paris bridges are beautiful with their own merits near or far from Eiffel Tower. Pont Alexandre III Among 8 stunning Paris bridges near the Eiffel Tower, the Pont Alexandre III is the most ornate and extravagant. The bridge was named after Tsar Alexander III, the Emperor of Russia who had signed the Franco-Russian Alliance in … Continue reading 2 Beautiful Paris Bridges I Can Never Forget

9 Authentic Paris Restaurants

Paris cafés are fascinating, as is the renowned French cuisine, so Paris restaurants have become a beautiful landscape for anyone remotely interested in good food in convivial surroundings. There are different types of restaurants in Paris and each type has its own name. Bistro A bistro is a small restaurant serving in a modest setting, … Continue reading 9 Authentic Paris Restaurants

10 Famous Literary Cafés in Paris

Paris cafés are nostalgic, charming, and dreamy, just like in this photo of a Paris café by night. Paris cafés are beautiful too and they’re so easy to come across that they become part of your sight-seeing. Whenever you want to have a rest or are hungry, there will be one there right in front … Continue reading 10 Famous Literary Cafés in Paris

The Eiffel Tower’s 8 Stunning Appearances in Pop Culture

Watching a movie filmed in Paris in a Parisian movie theater is one of my recommendations to enjoy Paris to its fullest. In any movie filmed in Paris, the Eiffel Tower is always visible in the background because of its iconic nature, whether the tower is a significant plot element or it’s the symbol of … Continue reading The Eiffel Tower’s 8 Stunning Appearances in Pop Culture

The Eiffel Tower and 8 Stunning Paris Bridges

When you accidentally saw your first glance of the Eiffel Tower, your heart skipped a beat. As you were walking towards the tower, you were anticipating, and as you got closer to the tower, you had to convince yourself that you really were in Paris. When you took in the view of Paris with the … Continue reading The Eiffel Tower and 8 Stunning Paris Bridges

The Eiffel Tower from Afar – Distance Enhances Beauty

The Eiffel Tower can be viewed from different angles nearby and it can also be viewed from afar, especially in a panoramic view. Hiking up 600 stairs to the top of the Eiffel Tower is undoubtedly an amazing experience as you get so close to the Tower, but taking in the view of Paris without … Continue reading The Eiffel Tower from Afar – Distance Enhances Beauty