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The Latin Quarter, along the Seine towards the 13th arrondissement | Intellectual Paris

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The Latin Quarter is the intellectual and student heart of the French capital with its universities, schools and museums, but that’s not all. Latin may no longer be spoken here, but you will find traces of it in the Arènes de Lutèce and the Roman baths, and you can also visit the Panthéon…This cultural and […]...

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July 13, 2015 | 9:56 am |

Etienne Marcel | A discovery and shopping itinerary

Etienne Marcel | A discovery and shopping itinerary

The métro station Etienne Marcel releases you into the heart of a lively area that is very close to Les Halles, the Centre Georges Pompidou and the Marais where shopping and friendly cafés cohabit in a convivial atmosphere The geography of the area In the very heart of Paris, the Etienne Marcel district introduces you […]...

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January 12, 2015 | 2:09 pm |

The Louvre and the Jardin des Tuileries | A grand stroll in the museum and the garden

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The Louvre: what more can we say? The pyramid and the Mona Lisa perhaps. The Tuileries gardens are the continuation of the former royal palace. In this garden in the French style you will find amazed visitors and snoozing locals, under the eyes of the sometimes monumental sculptures that watch over this most Parisian of […]...

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October 23, 2014 | 12:52 pm |

Around the Palais Royal garden | A stroll around the columns and the hidden garden

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The Palais Royal garden is just a stone’s throw from the Louvre. Surrounded by magnificent buildings, this green space that is hidden away houses luxury boutiques beneath its arcades. A moment of relaxation and refinement – French style. Place Colette and its metro station that is decked out with a gigantic pearl necklace, the work […]...

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October 14, 2014 | 9:24 am |

Village Popincourt | Hanging out and tucking in

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The Village Popincourt in the heart of the 11th arrondissement is a little atol that houses second-hand shops and antiquarians. You will also find restaurants that are the ideal place to take a break before setting off on a quest for the ideal object. In short, it is THE place to combine a weekend stroll, […]...

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October 13, 2014 | 2:28 pm |

Shopping itinerary in the Marais | Around Merci

Shopping itinerary in the Marais | Around Merci

The upper part of the Marais touches the 3rd and 11th arrondissements. The area is teeming with great, welcoming shops: designer fashion, decoration and accessories, not forgetting food shops. The ideal place to go shopping and treat yourself during the breaks! The walk begins at 111 boulevard Beaumarchais, at Merci, a former factory that has […]...

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October 11, 2014 | 1:45 pm |

Around Place des Victoires and Galerie Vivienne | A cosy itinerary

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Place des Victoires was built in homage to Louis XIV or rather to his victories – hence the name. Not far away is the famous Galerie Vivienne and its designer boutiques. Very chic, very Parisian. A Parisian stroll… Place des Victoires mainly consists of fashion boutiques and restaurants. Time for some shopping and some tasty […]...

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October 8, 2014 | 4:11 pm |

A shopping itinerary in the Marais | Rue Vieille du Temple and surrounding streets

A shopping itinerary in the Marais | Rue Vieille du Temple and surrounding streets

Rue Vieille du Temple is a jewel in the heart of the Marais. It’s a nice place to hang out, especially when the weather is fine, to go shopping or take a break at an outdoor café table… There are fashion designer shops all along the street, along with cafés and friendly bistros, ideal for […]...

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September 30, 2014 | 9:41 am |

The Sacré-Coeur Basilica and Montmartre | Paris heights

The Sacré-Coeur Basilica and Montmartre | Paris heights

Head for the heights and discover Paris from the top of the Montmartre hill. The highest point in the French capital, this 130.53 metre hill is famous for its Basilica (Sacré-Coeur) and for its eclectic personality. An area of workers and rag-and-bone men in the 19th century, a haunt of artists of every kind from […]...

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September 22, 2014 | 5:46 pm |

Along the Seine and Notre-Dame | The city that lies between two branches of a river

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The Seine turned Paris into a major merchant city as well as the political and cultural crossroads of France. In fact, the city’s coat of arms is a boat and its motto is Fluctuat nec mergitur or “It floats but does not sink”. The Seine is an integral part of the history of Paris; it […]...

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September 21, 2014 | 12:20 pm |

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