Postcard from 1900 showing the lamp standards on Alexandre III bridge and many buildings (now gone) built by various countries to showcase their products and accomplishments. Fortunately the Eiffel Tower, also built for the Fair, has survived to delight us all.
Intersection of Blvd Saint-Germain, Rue du Bac, and Blvd Raspail. Our favorite Le Saint Germain Café has the red awnings. This is the neighborhood when we rented the Apartment "Rue du Bac" from France Homestyle for 20 days in Nov 2013.
A memorial on the fence of the Jardin des Plantes. On May 8, a public holiday commemorating the Allies' victory in Europe and the liberation of France in 1945, flowers honor those who gave their lives for the cause.