50 Things I Miss About Paris: Part IV

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50 Things I Miss About Paris: Part IV

During the coronavirus pandemic, as many of us are confined to our homes, I am dreaming about Paris, consoled by my memories. Here is the fourth installment of a series of photo essays illustrating 50 things I miss about Paris. (Click to find the first article here, the second here, and the third here.) What do you love and miss about the French capital? Share in the comments section below.

1. Flower Shops

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

2. The Ceiling at the Musée d’Orsay

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

3. Roast Chicken at Chez L’Ami Louis

Photo: Fern Nesson

4. Backstairs at Orly Airport

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

Photo: Fern Nesson

5. Grand Marnier Crèpes on Rue Saint-André des Arts

Photo: Fern Nesson

Lead photo credit : Photo: Fern Nesson

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Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Fern Nesson is a fine art photographer with an MFA in photography. She visits Paris regularly where she captures interior scenes. Her work is abstract, and brings fresh perspective to lovers of Paris, while also illuminating interesting museum exhibitions and cultural events taking place in the City of Light.

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  • Linda Aylesworth
    2020-04-18 17:42:52
    Linda Aylesworth
    Thank you for bringing Paris, the City I love, to me. I live in Chicago and have a home in Vail Colorado where my husband and I have the virus and are recuperating. It brings me such joy to dream of a return to Paris in the near future! The photos, book recommendations and articles are wonderful! We look forward to our return and know things will be beautiful again! Much love to you all... Linda

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  • Bonjour Paris Editors
    2020-04-12 04:35:57
    Bonjour Paris Editors
    We are so sorry to hear about your son-in-law's diagnosis. Wishing you strength and courage in this difficult time. Glad that Bonjour Paris can provide some beauty...

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  • Kathleen Oliver
    2020-04-11 10:47:03
    Kathleen Oliver
    I loved reading about Paris and seeing your beautiful photos. I miss this city so much. For many years I guided small groups of women to Paris for a week each May.Thank you for this. Kathleen

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  • Lois Millar
    2020-04-09 14:23:54
    Lois Millar
    I love every edition of this lovely magazine, today more than any other. Last evening my daughter's husband was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. She is devasted, and because of the Covid lockdown I cannot visit her. I just emailed her the magazine so that she might be consoled a little by the beautiful flowers in the photographs. I wanted you to know that somehow we can reach out across a continent and across an ocean to help one another in difficult times. Thank you, Lois Millar, Vancouver

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