Don’t Let the Weather Get You Down

When you have spent so much time and money planning a trip, it is always disappointing when the weather doesn’t cooperate and it either rains or snows so that you can’t see how truly beautiful a place is. Everyone wants those travel photos with the clear blue skies and the sun shining brightly on the statues and buildings. Unfortunately, Mother Nature has a mind of her own. We always try to check out the weather trends for a location before we go so that we know when it might be a rainy season and then try to avoid those times. Even so, it is important to make sure that you try to be as flexible as possible and plan some indoor activities such as museums or tours of a palace. During our time in Germany, we had many rainy weekends, so in the end, we just made the most of the time that we had and decided not to complain about something that we couldn’t control. In some ways, photos of a rainy day can be more interesting than those on a sunny day. These are some pictures of our trip to Paris when it rained almost the entire time, but thankfully it wasn’t our first trip to that wonderful city.

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Walking in the Rain

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Car Lights Reflecting on the Street

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Wet Cars and the Arc de Triumph

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Eternal Flame Resisting the Rain

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Eiffel Tower Shrouded in Rain Clouds

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Rainy Intersection

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Modern Paris in the Rain

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Storm Clouds over the Eiffel Tower

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People Walking in the Rain

 

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7 Responses to Don’t Let the Weather Get You Down

  1. I love these images! They look absolutely stunning – everything seems somehow peaceful with the rain xx

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  2. True indeed! I try to be like the Brits when I’m on vacation and just go about my day regardless of the weather!

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  3. Cee Neuner says:

    Rainy and wet. Wonderful photos. 😀

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  4. Jonno says:

    Great photos but rain can spoil a trip if it’s continual. Sort of gets you down after a while.

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