While they sat there gazing upon the wonders of the Eiffel Tower he leaned in close and whispered french in her ear. She still didn't understand the words he spoke but she loved every bit. She leaned her head on his shoulder and they enjoyed the seconds as they passed. He then lifted her chin with his finger and kissed her forehead. "Welcome to France, my dear," he said.
Scaling the Eiffel Tower has a price, but the view from below is spectacular in its own right, and a perfect backdrop to a leisurely picnic in the surrounding grassy area. Be sure to visit the tower at night when it sparkles each hour with an awe-inspiring ten-minute display of 20,000 glittering white lights.