Paris – sunset from the Arc de Triomphe

At the end of our first full day in Paris we headed to the Champs-Elysees for some shopping / window shopping before going to view the Paris sunset from the Arc de Triomphe.

Apologies for the overload of photos – all taken on my Fuji X100s

Warning – it is quite a climb up a steep spiral staircase, but once at the very top it was worth it for the view ……

view eiffel tour from arc de triomphe janmary blog

view from arc de triomphe janmary blog

arc de triomphe janmary blog

arc de triomphe janmary blog

day 2 arc de triomphe view J 4 _edited-1

 

day 2 arc de triomphe pano view 5 _edited-1

view eiffel tour from arc de triomphe janmary blog

I took a bit of an unsteady video – but hopefully it gives you an idea of the view

As the sun descended, I took a few more photos!

view from arc de triomphe janmary blog

 

view from arc de triomphe janmary blog

 

view from arc de triomphe janmary blog

view eiffel tour from arc de triomphe janmary blog

Finally, we descended and headed back to our hotel in the Latin Quarter, taking a few more pics of course….

arc de triomphe paris janmary blog

day 2 arc de triomphe view champs 16a

arc de triomphe paris janmary blog

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