Here are more lovely moments from Paris….
From Shakespeare & Co.
Near the Notre Dame Cathedral, this bookstore is literally stuffed to the ceiling with English-language books. Most Mondays and Thursdays, there are author nights and other gatherings–the events are listed on their website. The shop has a rich history of supporting both readers and writers, and is well-known for this inscription on the second floor, “be not inhospitable to strangers lest they be angels in disguise.”
From the Pompidou Center, an exhibit of the work of Jean-Michel Othoniel
Winged Victory of Samothrace at the Louvre Museum
A collection of bee-themed perfume bottles at Guerlain on the Champs-Elysee