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July 2020 - Paris Panorama

Welcome to the July 2020 edition of our newsletter Paris Panorama!

Each month we feature an inspiring haiku poem by Anna Eklund-Cheong.  You will also find a photograph of Paris by Tom Reeves, our restaurant of the month with a link to the review, and an angel of the month by Rosemary Flannery.

Bonne lecture!

 

Haiku of the Month

July Haiku
Photograph by Eric Hian-Cheong
Haiku by Anna Eklund-Cheong

 

Photo of the Month

 

Arc de Triomphe Viewed from the Eiffel Tower
Photograph by Tom Reeves

Tom Reeves publishes photographs of Paris on his Paris Insights Facebook page.

 

Our Restaurant of the Month

Café de Mars
Photograph by Entrée to Black Paris

Café de Mars serves delicious fare within walking distance from the Eiffel Tower

Click here and sign in to read our review: https://www.parisinsights.com/restaurants.php.

 

Angel of the Month

 

Angels of the Pavilion Gabriel
Photograph by Rosemary Flannery
Author of Angels of Paris - An Architectural Tour through the History of Paris

For this month's angel, Rosemary writes:

On a coral-red background, a duo of stylized angels meld with the neo-classical decor of the Pavilion Gabriel, a former café theatre bordering the Jardin des Ambassadeurs.  Built in 1841, its décor hearkens back to Grecian mythological themes.  The boy and girl angels sculpted as white, Wedgwood-style cameos, highly popular at the time, surround a medusa’s head as they play with swirling scrolls. The angels’ foliated trunks blend into the delicate, rhythmic design. Today the pavilion is home to a television studio, Studio Gabriel.

Pavilion Gabriel
9, avenue Gabriel, 8th arrondissement (Metro: Concorde)

To learn about other angels, follow this link: Angels of Paris – An Architectural Tour Through the History of Paris.

Paris Panorama Newsletters for 2020