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24 Places to Spot Cherry Blossoms in Paris

24 Places to Spot Cherry Blossoms in Paris

Spending spring in Paris? Here are some of the most beautiful — and some “hidden” — places to spot cherry blossoms in Paris.

Wanderlust

Wanderlust

I think every traveler has that moment in the beginning. A sight or sound or smell triggers a visceral feeling of surreality as you realize: “Oh my God, I’m actually here.”

Europe for the Heartbroken: 7 Perfect Places for Healing from a Broken Heart (1/7)

Europe for the Heartbroken: 7 Perfect Places for Healing from a Broken Heart (1/7)

(This may or may not be based on personal experience.) * I don’t know how many people travel to deal with a heartbreak but I suspect…quite a lot. It’s the slighly more expensive version of cutting one’s hair into a drastically short bob or dyeing 

Love at First Sight: Paris

Love at First Sight: Paris

_ By the time I’d asked the bus driver how much the fare was to Pont de Rungis… * Excusez-moi, monsieur. Combien?* _ …and bought two RER C tickets to the 7th arrondissement… * Bonjour madam! Champ de Mars, deux billet. _ …I felt like 

3 Things That Will Surprise You About Paris

3 Things That Will Surprise You About Paris

* * 1. The French are nice. * Parisians in particular have a reputation for being aloof and snobbish, and as tourists from a third-world country, we were prepared to be ignored or looked down on. Surprisingly, none of the French people we met were