The leaded window, the beautiful French blue, the hand-painted window lettering, lovely: You know it's wonderful when the outside of the shop is as enticing as the promise of the bounty of cheese inside!
The Eiffel Tower / photo by Tuan Minh Pham. The man who built the Eiffel Tower hated it, and he ate lunch at its base with his back to it because it was the only place in Paris that he couldn't see it from.
Lower Normandy region of northwestern France. The storybook structure pictured is a mill located in Cour- seulles-sur-Mer. It features a stone base with stucco and half-timbering on the upper level. Crowning this architectural gem is a thatch roof.