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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Charles Garnier can take all the credit for what is known since 1989 as The Opera Garnier. Indeed the huge Opera that welcomes millions of visitors every year had been set up thanks to a curious and talented architect...
Throughout centuries a lot of wars have been waged, and it involved most of the time soldiers and citizens from all over the world. Therefore it brought about a well-preserved "legacy" in museums. The Invalides museum is no exception to...
Built 800 years ago, the Sainte chapelle is not the most famous monument in Paris, and is very less visited than its sister Notre Dame, but is (according to many people) the most beautiful monument of Paris. Originally ordered by...
The edifice is not classified in people's mind among the very first monuments they would rush for. However it is rooted in France history and it needs a stop and a visit. I am talking about la Conciergerie also...
The petit Palais is literally the name for “the small palace”.  You will find this museum just near the seine and the Alexandre III bridge. And indeed, it is a real palace, as the architecture on the inside and...
The mosque of Paris is a city within the city. You will find there : a café/tea room, a restaurant, a hammam (only for women), a shop, a museum, and of course a place of worship. CAFE/TEA The café of the mosque...
The arenas of Lutetia, built in the first century, are a Gallo-Roman amphitheater. These arenas include both a stage for theatrical performances and an arena for the gladiatorial fights and other games of the amphitheater. Basically, Lutetia was the name...
Within the National Museum of Modern Art / Industrial Design Center (MNAM / CCI), the centre pompidou retains one of the three most important collections of modern and contemporary art in the world with the Museum of Modern...
Do you know the brand Louis Vuitton ? Well it is part of a multinational group run by one of our billionaire (the 2nd richest man in France to be more precise) which is called LVMH. Not the...
The Pantheon is a must see here. First, for what it respresents. And second, because the elite of France are buried there. In the heart of the Latin Quarter, on the Sainte-Geneviève mountain, the Panthéon is in the center...