eurotrip part trois

The photo tour of Paris continues…

Pont des Arts (a bridge on the Seine where lovers add padlocks with their names to commemorate their love and toss the keys in the Seine – GAG – no, but seriously, it’s really pretty, especially in the morning sun)

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I.M Pei Pyramids outside of the Louvre





La Pyramide Inversée (and if you are a “Da Vinci Code” fan, Mary Magdalene’s body is supposed to be buried under the stone pyramid beneath)

Musée du Louvre


Mona Lisa


Venus de Milo


Gorgeous ceilings

Hermes Fastening his Sandal

Hermes Fastening his Sandal


Cool painting that I first saw and loved in 2004 and found again


Providing a head for this headless statue

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Napoleon III Apartment in the Richelieu wing

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Architecture of the Louvre (the buildings themselves are magnificent and beautiful)

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  1. You DEFINITELY saw more of the Louvre than I did! Good for you. If I had to do it again, I would save the Louvre for just one day. It is huge!! Beautiful pictures. Sounds like you had a blast! And I never saw that bridge. It is quite interesting. Cheesy, but interesting.

    • Believe it or not, we were only in the Louvre for 3, maybe 4 hours. We were rushing around though. If I go back, like you, I might spend a full day there. I’d avoid the Mona Lisa, since I’ve seen her 3x now – I’ve had my fill and gotten the pics. The bridge was cheesy, but cool and it’s right next to the Louvre. Even though we had wanted to find it at some point, we actually stumbled upon it by accident on our way to the Louvre.

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