Europe: How they beat the heat in these capitals of cool
It happens every summer: European capitals heat up, some topping their usual warm-season temperatures. But Europe's cool, of course, so it adopts various ways — some stylish, some strange — to cope. Here's a look at some of the capitals and how their residents deal with a hot-tempered Mother Nature. We include the forecast for Monday from Weather.com at the end of each item.
— Catharine Hamm
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Getting in a fountain to cool down isn't novel. Getting in the Trocadero's fountains in front of the Eiffel Tower? Somehow that just seems classier.