After we finished seeing the interior of Notre Dame, we walked around to the back side of the cathedral and into Square Jean XXIII.
|Notre Dame from the back & the Fountain of the Virgin in the Square|
|The Fountain of the Virgin in Square Jean XXIII|
While we were resting in the square, we heard (cliché of clichés) accordion music!!! I just had to find the source of the music and get a picture! (There were street musicians everywhere...even in the metro stations! I loved it!)
|Accordion player in the middle of Paris|
|My souvenirs for ME!!!|
|A Paris "beach" along the Seine!|
|Our view from the café...see the Eiffel Tower in the distance?!|
|Part of the Louvre|
|The view of the Louvre that is the most famous|
|(L to R:) The Louvre, the Eiffel Tower (in the distance), and the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel|
|The Luxor Obelisk in Place de la Concorde|
|One of the two fountains on either side of the obelisk set against the Tower|
|My growing thimble collection!|
But our day wasn't over yet!
TO BE CONTINUED...