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From: Uniworld River Baroness cruise review

Day 7: Paris (2)

Ballon Air de Paris in Park André Citroën

Paris sightseeing Balloon

The day was sunny and not too breezy, so the Ballon Air de Paris tethered sightseeing balloon was operating. (The balloon ascends to 150 meters, or nearly 500 feet, which is roughly equal to the second level of the Eiffel Tower.)

Shadow of Ballon Air de Paris in Parc Andre Citroen

Neighborhood residents jogged, played, or simply relaxed in the large park, undeterred by the looming shadow of the sightseeing balloon.

Glass building overlooking Parc André Citroën

The west side of the park was lined with modern glass buildings.

Topiary in Parc André Citroën

Waterfall in Parc André Citroën

Paths led into areas with landscaping elements such as topiary shrubs and a waterfall.

Florist's shop in 15th Arrondissement, Paris

The neighborhood beyond the park was nearly free of cars on a Saturday morning, and it was filled with surprises that ranged from a pedestrian zone to an attractive florist's shop.

CEZANNE of Nicko Tours


By midday, Durant was ready to board Cezanne, climb up to the sun deck, and cross the gangway to River Baroness for a long nap.

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