Adieu to the Love-Locks of Paris

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Unlocking love in the City of Love.

On June 1, 2015 the city of Paris began removing the 45 tons of love-locks from the bridges over the Seine river. But where did the locks come from and why are they locked onto the bridges?

Love in Paris, the city of romance: two sweethearts on a bridge over the Seine. They write their names on a padlock. They hook it to an available spot in the bridge’s wire-mesh parapet, the railing that runs along its edges, and fasten the lock, securing it–and, they hope, their love–forever. They throw the key in read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com

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