By: Agence France-Presse
US First Lady Melania Trump toured Notre Dame cathedral together with her French counterpart Brigitte Macron on Thursday, stopping to hope earlier than a statue of the Virgin Mary.
The 47-year-old practising Catholic, stylish in a red Dior outfit together with her hair pulled up in a chignon, was in Paris at the beginning of a Bastille Day go to by the US first couple.
Security forces stored vacationers and passers-by, smartphones in hand, at a distance as Trump and Macron arrived at the hovering Gothic landmark within the coronary heart of the French capital.
The pair took within the highlights of the sanctuary with its rector Patrick Chauvet as their information.
They then boarded a ship for a cruise on the Seine river.
In the morning Trump visited the Necker Sick Children’s hospital, assembly a number of sufferers and inspiring them with feedback comparable to “good luck” and “stay strong”.
At the official begin of the go to, the Macrons and Trumps had toured Napoleon’s tomb at the Invalides navy complicated.
There, the US president complimented 64-year-old Brigitte Macron, saying: “You know, you’re in such great shape… beautiful.”
In the night the 2 will dine at a Michelin-starred restaurant on the Eiffel Tower.(AFP)