Even the most beautiful city streets can be noisy, hectic, stressful places.  City parks by contrast are places to relax and unwind, by jogging, strolling, playing, reading or simply doing nothing.  Good parks help to make city life civilized.



Prompted by the Weekly Photo Challenge 2017 Favourites, here are some favourite glimpses of Paris park life through the seasons of the past year.

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