On the Saturday morning we got a really early flight, and had the privilege of seeing a truly beautiful sunrise over the channel through the plane window. We packed light to make the most of our short time there, so we could carry everything with us, rather than trek to-and-fro from the hotel, sacrifices were made in the packing process, but in the end I managed to pack clothes
The weather throughout the day was astonishingly beautiful, bright, sunny and warm, and totally unexpected for late October. After navigating around the hilly Montmartre area in the morning, we slowly made our way to the 'Pierre Berge-Yves Saint Laurent Fondation' - where we got to see the Hedi Slimane 'Sonic' exhibition, and got a guided tour of Yves Saint Laurents studio, where there were some of his sketches, photographs and iconic pieces.
After a full day walking around Paris and taking far too many photographs, we decided it would probably be a better idea to take the metro to our hotel. When we got to the hotel, managed to find our room, up twisting staircases, several corridors and through many, in my opinion, totally unnecessary doors, we had a quick turnaround and went out again, now somewhat lighter without all our belongings and in search of somewhere nice to eat. After wandering up and down many streets, we ended up eating at nice Italian restaurant just three doors down from the hotel.
The next morning, much to my mother's horror, we got up early again in order for me to capture the city's beauty in the new days light. Our first
After the gardens we were off again, we found a beautiful square, with cafes around and had breakfast on a little table facing out into the square, the perfect opportunity for a bit of