The First Time I Saw Paris


On my first trip to Paris in 1988, I had a long list of things to do and see, and the Louvre was number one on that list. The Mona Lisa! The Winged Victory! The Venus de Milo!

I didn’t get to the Louvre for days. Each morning after a good night’s sleep and a delicious breakfast at our Place Vendôme hotel (which is now way out of our price range), it receded in importance in the face of what was really significant: Paris itself was a series of art works in its vistas and architecture. It provided a completely read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com

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