Paris by Métro: Charles de Gaulle – Étoile

Charles de Gaulle – Étoile at a Glance Lines: 1, 2, and 6 Arrondissement: 8th/17th Sights Within 1 Kilometer East Champs-Élysées-190m Thomas Jefferson Home-650m Ladurée-700m Parc Monceau-1km South Arc de Triomphe-0m Sight Details East Champs-Élysées: There aren’t as many places to visit near this métro stop, but the sights are quintessential Paris.  The Champs-Élysées is an…

Paris Walks: Paris of the Impressionists

I tagged along for another Paris Walk today and loved, loved, loved it.  Impressionism is my favorite style, and I try to include the major concepts in my photography.  Seeing the neighborhoods where famous impressionists like Monet, Manet, Renoir, and Caillebotte lived and were inspired was like being in an impressionist painting. The walk starts…