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  • A crêpe from a vendor by the Eiffel Tower
    A crêpe from a vendor by the Eiffel...
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    Near the Tuileries
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  • 26. Le Marais

    We loved the architecture, the museums, the streets... everything We attended a mass at Notre Dame des Champs church. The best of the best in Paris is eating!!! Our favorite restaurant was "L'as du...

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  • 27. Museum Pass

    For the first time or return visitor who wants to see a lot, the Paris Museum Pass is not only a monetary bargain but also a time saver as you get to cut the sometimes considerable lines to get in....

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  • 28. Phone Home

    information on where to get free wifi connections in Paris.By arrondissement or districts from 1 thru 20 with a general note for all, and only on commerces. city of...

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  • 29. La Conciergerie

    Since the medieval halls have been restored in the year 2000 and new lightings installed the Conciergerie is really spectacular and worth the visit. Surprising is the fact that the floor of these...

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  • 30. Air Travel

    The Admiral's Club here in Paris is quite nice. I will say that I don't usually have the need for the club as I usually arrive at the airport with little time to enjoy it, but I have visited on a few...

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  • 31. La Défense

    This skyscraper business city on the western edge of Paris is the largest office developement in Europe. La Grande Arche is an enormous hollow cube large enough to contain Notre-Dame cathedral....

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  • 32. Musée Rodin

    The museum dedicated to the sculptor Rodin is my favorite of sculptural art in Paris. It comprises three parts: the Hotel Biron, an elegant mansion, and two gardens. Inside the museum's sculptures...

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  • 33. Street Artists

    I was getting ready to go into the Orsay Museum when I saw this man. You will see some pretty good street artists in Paris, but I had to admire this guy, he apparently didn't need a backing band at...

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  • 34. Centre Georges Pompidou

    Here is where you'll meet representatives from each of France's historical colonies and possessions. In my photo you can see the Vietnamese guy on the left and the Ivory Coast characters on the right....

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  • 35. L'Hotel de Ville

    One of the best views in Paris is to look at the Hôtel de Ville from the Île Saint-Louis across the Seine. The Palace in French Renaissance style is splendid. Standing on the square the façade and the...

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  • 36. Internet Access

    There's Wi-Fi available at busy public places in the center of Paris, even at public parcs and squares. Look for the sings of the photo. More local info at telephone: +33-810-555421

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  • 37. Driving

    well driving into or out of Paris is scary to many but need not be. Of course, you need to determine your level of driving skills and on what city conditions you drive. Paris is a major city so...

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  • 38. Opéra Garnier

    Sometimes compared to a giant wedding cake, this extravagant building was designed by Charles Garnier for Napoleon 3 in 1962. The interior of the Opera is famous for its Grand Staircase made of white...

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  • 39. Bastille Day

    April is an ideal time to visit Paris. Another good time to be in Paris is for the Basrtille Day celebrations . Terrific atmosphere. The Bastille Day Parade is the big event. It starts at 10:00 am...

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  • 40. For Teenagers and Kids

    In answer to a specific question on the Forum to a mother who was traveling to Paris, had only two days and was accompanied by her 13 and 14-year-old children, I came up with this one solution. Many...

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  • 41. Ile de la Cite

    The Île de la Citéis natural island in the Seine. Three medieval buildings remain on the Île de la Cité: The Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris, built from 1163 ; Louis IX's Sainte-Chapelle...

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  • 42. Catacombs

    I visit Paris often and part of what I love about this city is exploring something new. Wow, I was excited to visit the Catacombs as my curiosity was peaked when I read about these Catacombs and had...

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  • 43. Meeting Parisian VTers

    I loved the Eiffel tower (I think I spelled that wrong?)...we didn't have much time in Paris and I want to return after seeing some other places...great people, food, and sounds. I have yearned to go...

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  • 44. Fountains

    At 10, boulevard Delessert you will find one of the public drinking Wallace fountains. Those small cast-iron sculptures recognized worldwide as one of the symbols of Paris. The 66 large model...

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  • 45. La Madeleine

    La Madeleine is my favorite because it is the most unusual church I know in France, a pastiche of antiquity, a perfect illustration of neo-classical architecture. On a monumental base with 28 stairs...

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  • 46. Père Lachaise Cemetery

    I like two types of cemeteries quite different from each other: the British war cemeteries (ref. my tips on Ypres (Belgium) and Etaples (North of France) with their beautiful layout of all the same...

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  • 47. Moulin Rouge

    I have to respectfully disagree (to a point) with the previous posters... First off, I don't think I paid nearly that much when I went. You don't have to do dinner there. In fact, I recommend that you...

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  • 48. Pantheon

    On top of the montagne Ste-Geneviève, not far from the Sorbonne University and the Jardin du Luxembourg, the imposing Panthéon looks over the Quartier Latin. As far back as 507, this site was chosen...

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  • 49. Le Palais des Congrès

    Le Palais des Congrès de Paris is one of the capital's legendary venues. Its original architectural design and numerous exhibitions and shows offer an invitation to travel the world. 2 place de la...

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  • 50. Sainte Chapelle

    Visit Sainte Chapelle, a stunningly beautiful church on the Ile de le Cite not far from the more famous Notre Dame. Enter into the lower chapel with sombre colouring and then climb the stairs to the...

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