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Opera national de Paris Garnier

Phantom of the Opera

Yesterday I walked through Buttes-Chaumont, a less known area, containing one of Paris’s biggest and most beautiful parks. I wandered through a charming micro-village , Butte Bergeyre, perched high above the city. It consists of only 5 streets, the unusual houses has contrasting styles. At one point there is a wonderful view across the city, […]

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Jardin de l'Hôtel de Sens

Coffee in the park

Around the corner from the Cité is a small park. Perfect for the first cup of coffee of the day, bread and cheese, sketchbook and my paintbox. The building with the red door and window frames, is Bibliothèque Forney. I made some sketches and a quick painting, trying to capture the mood of the fresh […]

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