For those, like me who were unaware of this canal in Paris!
I love a waterside walk and Paris obliges with the Seine, of course. But it has another waterway that makes for a pleasant stroll, one that isn’t so well known by tourists and therefore more likely to provide a moment of peace in this busy city. Though, on the bright autumn day that I chose to investigate the canal, the locals were there in force to enjoy the rays.
Take a little stroll up the east bank with me and you’ll see why it has become my new favourite place for a Paris promenade. It’s easy to reach – just a short walk from Place de la Republique (see map at end of post).
It really was the perfect day to take this stroll.
…or to sit and not stroll.
There are several crossing points, some just pedestrian, but a couple are swing road bridges.
It wasn’t just busy on…
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