Pont Marie in Paris by Photojournalist Clay McLachlan

Pont Marie in Paris by Photojournalist Clay McLachlan
Pont Marie The Pont Marie crosses over the Seine from between the Right Bank and the Île Saint-Louis in Paris. From this bridge you can see past the Île Saint-Louis all the way to the Left Bank and the dominating view of La Tour d’Argent. It’s a great walk: you can stop for a boule (or two!) of Berthillon ice cream and continue your promenade to the next bridge, where you can stare at Notre-Dame on the Île de la Cité. And when you get tired of these spectacular views you can stop and sit on a bench to marvel at your good fortune to be exactly where you are in that moment. Technical Details: iPhone 3Gs, Hipstamatic app, John S lens, Ina’s 1969 film. Clay McLachlan is a Paris-based photojournalist with an international clientele—more about Clay at his website. He shares a slice of life in France and beyond in a photo published in Sunday editions of BonjourParis. Subscribe for free so you don’t miss a story & don’t forget our searchable library of 7,000+ stories about France travel. 50 original stories monthly: travel guides, Paris events, dining, lodging, shopping, French lifestyle, recipes, photography & more since 1995. Shop direct at Amazon.com (and merci for using our direct link, your support allows us to publish BonjourParis.) and check our Francophiles Favorites loaded with French-themed items for travelers and Francophiles. Choose your category at the right edge, then click the category’s last page number to browse the latest listings. Short-cut to our 100 TOP SELLING ITEMS (please wait for widget to load—updated daily)               Cooking with Chocolate: Essential Recipes & Techniques (Book & DVD in English) by Clay McLachlan, Pierre Hermé, et al Released Oct. 18, 2011. Paris: The Collected Traveler (Vintage Departures) July 2011…a BonjourParis September bestseller Five Hundred Buildings of Paris A must for every Parisphile, with classic photos of famous Paris landmarks. The Most Beautiful Walk in the World: A Pedestrian in Paris This is your view of Notre-Dame & the Seine below your suite… Hôtel Notre-Dame is a 3-star hotel lavishly renovated by fashion designer Christian Lacroix in 2010, with velvet, tapestry & high-design accents throughout. Rooms at this design hotel on the Seine in the heart of Paris have stunning views of Notre-Dame Cathedral & the Seine or the inner courtyard. Free Wi-Fi, AC, flat-screen TV, safe & modern bathrooms in each room. Near the famous Left Bank landmarks Shakespeare & Co bookshop, St. Germain-des-Prés & Latin Quarter w/bridges to the Right Bank at your feet. Métro & RER w/airport service are a minute’s walk away. Past guest reviews rate this hotel 8.2 of 10.0 on Booking.com. *** Eligible for the Booking.com best price guarantee. Be smart! Bookmark this link to the BonjourParis—Booking.com site & use it every time so your preferences are stored & deals are updated when you return. Book, shop around & if you find a better rate for the same deal, contact Booking.com for your BEST PRICE MATCH GUARANTEE.

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