Employing My Imagination

 

I’ve learnt a lot since starting this blog – in fact, blogging has opened up a whole new world for me.  One unexpected benefit of blogging has been the opportunity to use my imagination more regularly.  It’s safe to say that my corporate role doesn’t really allow me to tap into my imagination all that often!

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Paris At Night

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One of the things I really love about Paris is that it is just as lovely at night as it is through the day.  I can’t think of another city where you have to visit every landmark twice, just so you can experience it after dark.

There is obviously a lot of care and thought taken to ensure that the city shines beautifully against the night sky – after all, the spectacular lighting didn’t just happen on it’s own!

It’s hard to say, but I think my favourite is Sacré-Coeur.  At night, light casts shadows on the white marble, and the shadows take on a life of their own.  In my opinion some of the best views are from the back – but it looks pretty good from the front and sides too!

Until next time – au revoir.

Always Gorgeous

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Lots of travellers to France get a little overwhelmed by the sheer number of churches there are to visit while you are there.  Sometimes it seems that there is a must visit place of worship on every corner and, if pushed, I’ll admit to a little bit of church fatigue at different times.

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