2 of 12 in the Jemverse “The Bucket List” series

We climbed the Eiffel Tower
by the steps not by the lift
with energy and stamina
right there within our gift
And the view of Paris from the top
was worth the climb indeed
made better by the going down
we later did at speed

Notre Dame and Pompidou
and a boat trip on the Seine
Champs d’Elysees, L’arc de Triomphe
to Montartre on the train
The first tick off our bucket list
Eighteen years now past
We’d gladly do that all again
as Paris was a blast


Photo – Jempics

“The Bucket List’ series features the following:
[1] Pompeii (190904)
[2] Paris (190905)
[3] The Parthenon (Athens) (190906)
[4] Rhodes (190907)
[5] Santorini (190908)
[6] Minack Theatre, Cornwall, UK (190909)
[7] Jublains (France) (190910)
[8] Venice (190911)
[9] Lands End, Cornwall, UK (190912)
[10] Korcula (Croatia) (190913)
[11] Parc Guell (Barcelona) (190914), and
[12] Stone Henge, Wiltshire, UK (190915)


21 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Trackback: Paris~by Jeremy J Croucher | OUR POETRY CORNER
  2. Trackback: The Parthenon | Jemverse
  3. Trackback: The Parthenon | Poet's Corner
  4. Trackback: Rhodes (aka ‘Mandraki Harbour revisited’) | Jemverse
  5. Trackback: Rhodes (aka ‘Mandraki Harbour revisited) | Poet's Corner
  6. Trackback: Santorini (aka ‘Six hundred steps and an ice-cold beer again’) | Jemverse
  7. Trackback: Santorini (aka ‘Six hundred steps and an ice-cold beer again) | Poet's Corner
  8. Trackback: The Minack | Jemverse
  9. Trackback: The Minack | Poet's Corner
  10. Trackback: Jublains | Jemverse
  11. Trackback: Jublains | Poet's Corner
  12. Trackback: Venice (aka ‘Gondolier revisited’) | Jemverse
  13. Trackback: Venice (aka Gondolier revisited) | Poet's Corner
  14. Trackback: Lands End | Jemverse
  15. Trackback: Lands End | Poet's Corner
  16. Trackback: Korcula (aka ‘Korcula revisted’) | Jemverse
  17. Trackback: Korcula (aka ‘Korcula revisited’) | Poet's Corner
  18. Trackback: Parc Guell | Jemverse
  19. Trackback: Parc Guell | Poet's Corner
  20. Trackback: Stone Henge | Jemverse
  21. Trackback: Stone Henge | Poet's Corner

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: