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Paris Was Ours

By Penelope Rowlands Visitors to Paris are often enthralled by the majestic – if, to my mind, artificial looking – landscape of the Bois de Boulogne. This 2,000-acre park in the city’s southwest corner is dense, not just with vegetation but with history, too. One spot that few tourists stumble upon combines both. Set among [...]
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