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Sightseeing in Paris, April 2018
Having never been to Paris before, what better way to see the sights than by running the Paris Marathon. Below are some photos taken when I wasn't running.

Sightseeing in Nice, Cannes and Monaco, November 2015
In stark contrast to gray November skies in England, the French Riviera basked in warm sunshine and clear blue skies for the French Riviera Marathon.

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Paris Marathon 2018: Sightseeing in Paris

Having never been to Paris before, what better way to see the sights than by running the Paris Marathon. Here are some photos taken when I wasn't running.

Visiting the Eiffel Tower
Visiting the Eiffel Tower (total height 324m)
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View from the top, north-west to the Gardens of the Trocadero
View from the top (276m), north-west to the Gardens of the Trocadero
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View from the top, north to the Arc de Triomphe
View from the top, north to the Arc de Triomphe
Can you see it?
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View from the top, north-east to the Grand Palais, Place de la Concorde and the Louvre
View from the top, north-east to the Grand Palais, Place de la Concorde and the Louvre
Can you see them?  The Cathedral of Notre Dame is also just visible on the right.
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View from the top, south-east to the Champ de Mars and the École Militaire
View from the top, south-east to the Champ de Mars and the École Militaire
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View from the top, south-west along the River Seine
View from the top, south-west along the River Seine
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The Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower
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The Arc de Triomphe, traffic free on the morning of the marathon
The Arc de Triomphe, traffic free on the morning of the marathon
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The Louvre Pyramid entrance to the Museum of the Louvre
The Louvre Pyramid entrance to the Museum of the Louvre
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The lobby beneath the Louvre Pyramid
The lobby beneath the Louvre Pyramid
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Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa
Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa
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The Eiffel Tower illuminated
The Eiffel Tower illuminated
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The Cathedral of Notre Dame
The Cathedral of Notre Dame
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The Palais Garnier opera house
The Palais Garnier opera house
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That's all from Paris!

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French Riviera Marathon 2015: Sightseeing in Nice, Cannes and Monaco

In stark contrast to gray November skies in England, the French Riviera basked in warm sunshine and clear blue skies for the French Riviera Marathon in November 2015.

Promenade des Anglais, Nice
Promenade des Anglais, Nice
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Promenade des Anglais, Nice
Promenade des Anglais, Nice
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Sunset over the French Riviera from Parc de la Colline du Château, Nice
Sunset over the French Riviera from Parc de la Colline du Château, Nice
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Silhouettes at La Tour Bellanda, Nice
Silhouettes at La Tour Bellanda, Nice
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Nightlife on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice
Nightlife on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice
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Nightlife on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice
Nightlife on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice
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The French Riviera Marathon 2015 at Cap d'Antibes
The French Riviera Marathon 2015 at Cap d'Antibes
with the French Riviera coastline in the background
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French Riviera Marathon finisher on La Croisette, Cannes
French Riviera Marathon finisher on La Croisette, Cannes
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La Croisette beaches, Cannes
La Croisette beaches, Cannes
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Le Palais des Princes Palace, Monaco
Le Palais des Princes Palace, Monaco
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Port de Fontvieille, Monaco
Port de Fontvieille, Monaco
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