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No. 123: Le Jardin des Plantes

Okay. So it’s not quite Martinique, but the glasshouses of le Jardin des Plantes are certainly a warm and wonderful place to spend a cold and cloudy winter day in Paris.

jardin des plantes

…a fern fiddle head à la Doctor Seuss...

…a fern fiddle head à la Doctor Seuss…

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jardin des plantes: botanical gardens

 

 

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  1. The garden surrounding the glasshouses is very nice in the summer. Lots of beautiful flowers in bloom…well worth a visit. (Suzanne

    January 28, 2014
    • Yes. It’s a fantastic green space. The iris garden is particularly lovely. I think all the museums are pretty nifty too. The Natural History Museum is such a throw back to my childhood…formaldehyde jars with freaky things, big bones…

      January 29, 2014

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