We had spent most of the day at the Palace of Versailles and I was beat.
That’s a lot of walking, even for someone with dogs!
But I had one more surprise in store, one that wasn’t going to take a whole ton of effort — well, unless the elevator was out of commission.
The plan was to picnic outside the iconic Eiffel Tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, then head to the observatory deck to watch the sunset and see the tower light up.
Sounded like a plan to me.
I have a love affair with the Tour Eiffel. No matter how many times I see it — from the metro, as I walk the streets — it still takes my breath away.
So spending the evening here, despite my aching feet, wasn’t going to be a problem.
Here’s what that magical night looked like:
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