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Promenade Plantée

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Promenade plantée by Carin Olsson (Paris in Four Months)

Ever since moving to Paris for the very first time I’ve kept a little list over places I’ve been wanting to see and visit. This is a never ending list and it only seems to get fuller. I’m actually adding places faster than I can tick them off… But that’s fine with me since I’m in no hurry to leave this place at the moment. Gosh, that feels good to say. Anyways, one of the things that’s been on my list ever since spending my first four months in this city has been to visit the Promenade Plantée. Since I adore both flowers, parks and Parisian buildings I can’t really come up with a better combo for me (or an excuse to why I haven’t visited this place earlier). Promenade Plantée is Paris‘ version of New York‘s popular High Line - meaning an old abandoned railway line that has been made into a little promenade, which makes this just a lovely place for a little stroll. I haven’t really gotten a lot of time to just walk around the city by myself lately but luckily I managed to squeeze in a little morning walk yesterday with just myself (and my French audio tapes in my headphones) as company.

  • vire-tue-elle

    ON DIRAIT UN REVE TELLEMENT C’EST BEAU :)

    ♥♥♥ http://tienstoiacaroline.wordpress.com/ ♥♥♥

  • Jessica Rose

    Gorgeous photo’s…although I would have been tempted to *borrow one of the girls baguette!

    http://vodkaandarose.blogspot.co.uk

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you :) Haha yes, I was too.

  • Hanie Kuar

    Lovely place and the photos are just so beautiful!

    http://itsme-hanie.blogspot.com

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks Hanie!

  • Darina

    Beautiful photos! I just love the buildings and the “little gardens” people have made at their balconies.

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you Darina :)

  • http://littlebeautybloge.blogspot.co.uk/ Elizabeth Riddle

    Absolutely beautiful !! http://littlebeautybloge.blogspot.co.uk/
    Elizabeth x

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks!

  • http://www.glamlatte.com Jamie W

    Absolutely stunning photos! I cannot wait to visit Paris one day!

    xo
    Jamie W
    http://www.glamlatte.com

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you Jamie :)

  • AV

    Such beautiful and tender photos! I wish I was in Paris now.. :)

    ANDREA

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks :)

  • Hannah Helen

    Going to be there in less than a month… I’m so happy I could hug the whole world. And seeing your photos makes me even more excited :-)

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Haha that’s so sweet. Hope you’ll have a lovely time!

  • MariaDejanova

    So, so beautiful ! You are so talented :) And I just love blossoming trees <3

    xoxo Maria

    http://dejiss.blogspot.com

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you :)

  • http://www.mystylediary.eu/ mystylediary

    These photos are stunning! You have a great eye for all things beautiful.

    http://www.mystylediary.eu/

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you so much!

  • http://thelustjournal.blogspot.com Soph

    So beautiful! All of your posts make me want to go to Paris myself! x

    http://thelustjournal.blogspot.co.uk

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Ahw, thanks!

  • http://www.amusedblog.com/ Amber

    Have you seen ‘Before Sunset’? The photo of the woman with baguettes, I swear that is where one of their scenes took place.

    Your photography is absolutely stunning. Easily one of the most captivating photography blogs I know of.

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      No I’ve never seen that movie actually but I believe you, haha. Thank you so much Amber :)

  • http://www.gutenblogyall.com/ Margo

    Only in Paris could you turn a former railway line into a fairy tale. Lovely! You did a splendid job despite the overcast weather – this is definitely something I struggle with.

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Haha, well in New York as well ;) Thank you so much. I actually find that it’s sometimes easier to shoot when there’s not too much sun. I can never do harsh sun in photos :p

  • http://www.daniellamariedesign.com Daniella

    What a lovely place! So jealous of all the blooming flowers… still stuck under a layer of snow here, but getting there.

  • Sonia
    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks!

  • http://www.journeyintolavillelumiere.com/ hana journey

    Such stunning pictures, fell in love with every single one of them!
    And extremely happy for the last sentence! :) xx

    http://www.journeyintolavillelumiere.com/

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you sweetie :) Haha yes, that’s all thanks to you guys! x

  • http://cequisuit.blogspot.com/ Portia Hunt

    These photographs are so so beautiful, I would love to visit Promenade Plantée next time I am in Paris!

    http://cequisuit.blogspot.com

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you Portia :)

  • http://lavidalaura.com/ Laura Grai

    Gorgeous photos! I love the High Line, so I’m sure I’d love this spot too :)

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks!

  • http://shedreamsinperfectfrench.com/ Shani

    I’ll be in Paris soon for just a few hours, so this looks like a lovely thing to try and squeeze in amongst the frantic shopping! :)

    Shani x
    She Dreams in Perfect French

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      You should :)

  • http://www.chevronsandeclairs.com/ Supal

    my goodness I just fell in love with Paris ALL over again xx

    http://www.chevronsandeclairs.com

  • http://wehavethisnow.wordpress.com Jade Smith

    Ah, your photos are gorgeous. It feels so good to look at them and take in all the beauty and Spring magic of Paris. I lived there for a year and a half until last June and I’m delighted to come here, reminisce, and immerse myself back into the beauty of a city I love. Strangely enough I’d never heard of this promenade. Thank you for sharing this goodness!

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you Jade :) I’m happy I could bring back some memories for you!

  • http://raspberry-notes.blogspot.com/ Gen

    Wow these photos are amazing.

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks!

  • http://www.beaauuu.com/ BeaauuuParis

    Tes photos sont magnifiques :-)

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Merci :)

  • http://esttrill.co.uk/ Naomi Kam

    absolutely beautiful, I’ll be sure to put Promenage Planteé on my to visit list. next time I visit Paris.
    http://www.esttrill.co.uk

  • http://impulsory.net Charlie Sandell

    Thank you for sharing this, I’ve never heard of the Promenade Plantee! Beautiful photos as always!
    Charlie x
    http://impulsory.net

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thanks!

  • Maggie A

    Soo beautiful! : )

    xo
    Maggie A
    LOVEMAVIN/YOUTUBE || LOVEMAVIN/BLOG

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you!

  • Nena Verbeeck

    YES! Some new blossom wallpapers for my iPhone en iPad! Thanks :) Your photography is so amazingly :)

  • http://www.myloveforparis.blogspot.com/ My Love for Paris

    Excellent idea to visit the Promenade Plantée in the Spring, last time I was there was in Winter, still just as beautiful but it was cold plus the elevator for my friend and her stroller was (seemingly permanently) out of order! Thanks for reminding me to visit again in Spring!
    Nhan x
    http://www.myloveforparis.blogspot.com

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Oh no, that’s too bad. I think I’d recommend going in spring or summer when everything is in bloom :)

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  • http://www.cindychen.com.au/blog/ Cindy Chen

    I’m so in love with this! x

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      Thank you so much Cindy :)

  • http://leavillena.blogspot.com Lea Villena

    What lens did you use to shoot these? :)

    • http://www.parisinfourmonths.com/ Paris in Four Months

      I used my 50mm lens 1.4!

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  • Lauren Hughes

    beautiful pictures! xo

    http://www.hikinginheels.co.uk