On Sunday, we continued our exploration of Paris during Journees du Patrimoine. I always wanted to see inside of Palais du Luxembourg, so there we went.
After a very short wait in line to get in, we are inside Palais du Luxembourg very slowly moving through the corridors in line from one room to the other. The rooms are very impressive with lots of frescoed ceilings, walls and shutters, gold borders and mosaics. On the other hand, this same style is also very pompous, over the top, designed to impress. However, it does just the opposite – you can’t imagine being here day in, day out. Nonetheless, the buildings are very large and surprisingly larger portion of them was shown to the public – t...Read More