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So we spent all day Saturday stomping around in the rain (and sometimes in protest of the rain). It didn't let up, but we made the best of it. Despite being wet and cold, I love Paris in the rain at night. The reflection of the lights on the wet street is magical. It's funny, because the way I feel about Paris in the rain is exactly opposite of how I feel about New York City in the rain. And for those of you who have lived there and suffered from "cab spray," (rogue wave?) you know exactly what I am talking about.

33 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by laura (3wordTweets)

oh how lucky are we that you're in lovely (albeit rainy) Paris again…keep 'em coming

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Erica

stunning. i couldn't be more jealous. my brother is actually there as well right now and he's of course loving it as well.

i could not agree more about paris vs nyc in rain. it's raining here in manhattan and there is nothing romantic about it… but in paris, sigh…

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Denise | Chez Danisse

We had a nice San Francisco rain day today too. No cab spray : )

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Parachute Woman

Oh my gosh. Lovely pictures. I love love love Paris in the rain. Vancouver in the rain on the other hand… Not so much.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by khristian a. howell

my soul aches for Paris! thank you for sharing, these are lovely.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Amanda Nicole

Here in Vancouver it's the bus spray that'll getcha. You think you've been hit once, then three more sets of wheels slosh by…

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Marie

Oh, I do know what you mean! I've lost many a pair of shoes thanks to the rain and I do love it. It's raining here today matter of fact!

Love the pictures, tres jolie!

All the best,
M

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Engracia

Paris is wonderful in any weather. These photos are great Nichole. Enjoy your time.
Cheers
Engracia

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Cherry Blossoms

Oh how I miss seeing the red metro signs! We also had a raining night when I was in Paris back in Oct. It was raining after mass let out at Norte Dame and I played in the rain like a little girl. Enjoy your time over there.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by lapetitevie

Aren't you supposed to order yourself rain on your first day in Paris anyway?
So glad to see you're back in the lovely Paris.

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