Blog posts tagged with 'daviddownie'

A Passion for Paris
In his new book A Passion for Paris David Downie explores why and how the City of Light is also the city of love. Weaving his own observations of Paris’ most alluring parks, atmospheric cafes and inspiring vistas with those of literary lights Victor Hugo, Georges Sand, Charles Baudelaire and other great Romantics, Downie embarks on an irreverent secular pilgrimage to the most romantic sites in Paris.