When you walk along the large Boulevards de Clichy, de Rochechouart… on the lower, southern borders of Montmartre (or elsewhere), you are sometimes lucky to be able to push a gate which opens, or find someone who lets you in. Here is an example. I don’t give the exact address as people who live here mostly want to be left in peace.
These little alleys, previously often occupied by workshops, are now sometimes occupied by some artists, architects… but mostly just by people who have chosen to live in a busy area, but still in a complete calm.
It’s always striking to see how these people are fond of plants… and bikes!
Here is another little alley. When you look up….