Paris

I was lucky enough to travel to the French capital during my Spring Break while I was studying abroad in Cardiff, Wales. My friend and I chose to stay for just a couple of days in the cutest hotel in the center of the city. Although we would have loved to stay there for a longer time, we managed to fit in some of the most famous sites of Paris!

Angelina - This place is worth the wait. If you're able to find a spot, go for their famous Hot Chocolate and

Angelina – This place is worth the wait. If you’re able to find a spot, go for their famous Hot Chocolate and Mont Blanc.

Le Figaro (one of the most famous newspapers in Paris) named this Patisserie's  Chocolat Eclairs the best in the city!

Le Figaro (one of the most famous newspapers in Paris) named this Patisserie’s Eclairs au Chocolat the best in the city!

... and their bread (yum!)

… and their bread (yum!)

The French go crazy for their cheese...

The French go crazy for their cheese…

Le Pantheon

Le Pantheon

Le Moulin Rouge by night.

Le Moulin Rouge by night.

The display of Macarons inside another Laduree shop.

The display of Macarons inside another Laduree shop.

Place de la Concorde

Place de la Concorde

The fancy entrance to Abercrombie & Fitch.

The fancy entrance to Abercrombie & Fitch.

Art work of the Parisian capital

The famous love locks - Legend goes that two lovers come to this bridge together, tie a lock with their initials on it, and throw away the key into the river. How romantic!

The famous love locks – Legend says two lovers come to this bridge together to tie a lock with their initials on it and then throw away the key into the river. How romantic!

The line outside the famous patisserie Angelina.

The line outside the famous patisserie Angelina.

Laduree - Home to the first Macarons!

Laduree – Home to the first Macarons!

St. Michell Fountain

St. Michell Fountain

Les Galleries Lafayette - This is a very famous department store known for it's beautiful dome (seen form the inside) - it's worth a stop!

Les Galleries Lafayette – This is a very famous department store known for it’s beautiful dome (seen from the inside) – it’s worth a stop!

Sacre Coure

Sacre Coure

A very of Paris from above

A view of Paris from above

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This is a small village a little outside of the center of the city called "Bercy Village"

This is a small village a little outside of the center of the city called “Bercy Village”

La Tour Eiffel

La Tour Eiffel

Delicious crepes beside the Eiffel Tower.

Delicious crepes below the Eiffel Tower.

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Outside the Castle of Versailles.

Outside the Castle of Versailles.

The Gardens of Versailles

The Gardens of Versailles

The famous upside down pyramid inside the Louvre.

The famous upside down pyramid inside the Louvre.

Posing with the Louvre.

Posing with the Louvre.

L'Arc du Triomphe

L’Arc du Triomphe

Making our way to the Champs-Elysees

Making our way to the Champs-Elysees

Le Tour Eiffel from afar<3

Le Tour Eiffel from afar<3

Relaxing at Les Jardins des Tuileries.

Relaxing at Les Jardins des Tuileries.

The Louvre

The Louvre

Notre-Dame and the river Seine

Notre-Dame and the river Seine

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