28 February 2018

Butt out

A rare anti-litter campaign (68-euro fine per mégot), but why so few anti-smoking campaigns?

On sign: "350 tons of cigarette butts per year" cleaned off Paris streets then,
"Let's do the right thing. Let's respect Paris."

27 February 2018

26 February 2018

23 February 2018

21 February 2018

Le sandwich

Despite the gluten and the calories (who's counting?) the baguette sandwich still reigns.
 (click to enlarge)

15 February 2018

10 February 2018

Winter white

Going into the weekend I couldn't resist posting one more photo from this week's glorious snowfall.

9 February 2018

Sous la neige

Much of the snow had been cleared away or melted. Then a fresh layer fell the next evening.


7 February 2018

Into white

Paris woke up today to freshly fallen snow.

A bench on Place Dalida.

And everything emptying into white....  Cat Stevens

6 February 2018

It takes a chef


Another extraordinary culinary experience, with extraordinary friends.

Alan Geaam, chef de cuisine
14 rue Mondétour 75001

Bottom photo: yes, that's seared foie gras...


Reservations a must

...one of the best new restaurants in Paris in 2017
Alexander Lobrano 


3 February 2018

Street of color

A pedestrian only street of candy-colored private houses in the heart of Paris.

Top and bottom photos: trompe-l'oeil

2 February 2018