Lovely Park

I was at the grounds of the Roland Garros Tennis grounds the other day. As you walk to it from the Port d’Auteuil metro stop you pass a lovely park and an even lovelier glass conservatory. I had a little extra time so decided to have a look. The park is part of the Bois de Boulogne, a place I’ve seen very little of-it’s huge. One of these days I need to rent a bike and explore it. I live in the East side of Paris and this is on the west side.

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Here is the view from the street. Isn’t it beautiful?

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Inside it is full of tropical plants. It’s immediately humid and stuffy when you step in, with water, birds and paths going through the plants.

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A look at the pond inside. It had huge koi in it.

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There was a smaller building too with cactus.

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Like many parks in Paris, you aren’t allowed on the grass.

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