Day 495 -๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Last leg home ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทSo sharing some photos I took from the terraces at the Pompidou Museum which is just a few blocks south of the bombing sites at Place de la Republique. 

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทAlmost done with my repacking. Could have taken what I packed for Atlanta because it was warmer in Paris and rainy instead of leaving it behind in wet cool Atlanta.  The last day in Conflans near Paris was the only day we needed warm clothes. 

 
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท But first a WIP of the different meringues I are from Paris to Normandy and back. Yummmmm
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทMy favorite snack while in France. No idea how many meringues I ate while in France. I should have counted. Enough for a diabetic coma when u add in the wine we drank like water. Ps no hangover. Supposedly the lack of sulphate a makes all the difference. 

 
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท From the Eiffel Tower our view was rain rain and more rain but those preordered tickets worked like a charm. 

 
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทStraight to the head of the blocks long admission line for a quick zip up the tower where it actually had the gall to rain on us!!๐Ÿ˜ข     
   
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทThe tracadero. Still Gray and rainy. 

 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทL’ecole militaire. No sun insight. 

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทSaturday at the Pompidou the views were amazing. The sun was finally out!!!  So was the art.  

  
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทEiffel Tower on the left far far away. 

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทMy favorite. Montmartre and Sacre Couer glowing in the morning sun. Yes we finally saw the sun after two days of rain. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜Š
   
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทThe plaza in front of the Pompidou 

 
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Lower level. Paris was out doing what Parisians do on a warm sunny fall day. Enjoying the city.  
 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Bubble fun  
 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท I want one. The kids loved it. 
   

A few more from the fifth floor of the Pompidou.   


Interesting square with several kinds of buildings gothic to modern. Quite startling. There were very cool acrobats and a lot of street artists on the square. 
   
The wild assortment of buildings on the square next to the Pompidou.    
 Awesome art work in the fountain. Looks a lot like Nikki in the gArden a few years back at the Atlanta Botanical Society. 

  
 

One more drool over the meringues. Isn’t the cat face to adorable. I have to get these painted I think.  A little cerulean and yellow ochre will make them even more delicious. 
Thanks for reading. 

Margaret xxx 

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