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

Eiffel Tower Firework Display – Once-in-a-Lifetime Event

On the day before 14 July my landlord had a short chat with me and mentioned that I should not miss the Eiffel Tower firework display. Well, I thought that I might “take a look”, and assumed that it would just be another firework display. But for my landlord, I would never have known that … Continue reading Eiffel Tower Firework Display – Once-in-a-Lifetime Event

The Eiffel Tower from Different Perspectives

Approaching the Eiffel Tower following any of these 3 routes starting from the Beaugrenelle Quartier means savoring the Tower from different perspectives. From Promenade d’Australie If you walk along Quai de Grenelle, when you pass Pont de Bir-Hakeim, you will enter a green esplanade called Promenade d’Australie. Raise your eyes and you see the Eiffel … Continue reading The Eiffel Tower from Different Perspectives

First Sight of Paris

Walking out the door of the Cinéma Gaumont Pathé Beaugrenelle on Rue Linois, your pleasant walking tour of Paris officially begins. Across the street Rue Linois, you’ll see a typical French newsstand. Walking along Rue Linois towards the West, you’ll find a Vélib’ bicycle sharing station on your right and a Morris column (Colonne Morris), … Continue reading First Sight of Paris