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People of Paris #9… Wonder Hero?

People of Paris #9 spot goes to this costumed Spiderman wonder hero all bundled up and sitting with his donation cup in hand, mostly appearing to sleep.  Busy night of fighting crime?

Located in the Montmartre section of Paris, France.

 

People of Paris #8… Beggars of Notre Dame

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Image by Joyce Meyer

Yes, I did donate to their cause after snapping this photo. Felt like the fair thing to do… scam or not.

People of Paris #6… Parrot and Conversation

The “Lady in Red” puts down her accordion and stops to amuse an equally colorful parrot while the vendor strikes up a conversation.

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Image by Joyce Meyer

Near the steps of Sacre Coeur in Paris, France.

People of Paris #5… Gizzards and Potatoes

Hungry?  Try some chicken gizzards and Noirmoutier potatoes, the “Rolls Royce” of potatoes, named for the French region it is grown. There’s no doubt as to who is in charge of this business found in the Paris Farmers’ Market.

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People of Paris #4… Caricature + GoPro

GoPro video of your own caricature…

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Image by Joyce Meyer

Because you can never have enough pictures of yourself, right?

Artists’ Market in the Montmartre district. Place du Tertre is where the legends of 20th century art used to roam. Now it’s filled with watercolors, portrait sketchers and caricaturists.…

People of Paris #1 …Lady in Red.

Yes, Paris is well know for its cathedrals, museums and the iconic Eiffel Tower.  Interesting, but  the people are what really make this town tick. Thus begins a series of posts showcasing the people found in this fair city… People of Paris.

I hear accordion music while descending the many steps of Sacre Coeur and looking down witness this inventive vendor.Paris-1070974web

Image by Joyce Meyer

Video credit to Elaine Sarantakos, Fabulous Living Coach.

I walk…

Click, click, click… walking sticks

The rhythm of the path and breath

Lost yet found in thought

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Image by Joyce Meyer along the Camino de Santiago between Roncesvalles and Zuburi, Spain.