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Private Tour: Customize Your Perfect Day in Paris
"Your day in Paris is completely tailored to match your sightseeing desires. Before your tour your private guide will contact you to discuss the things you want to see so that your logistics and itinerary can be arranged in advance saving you time.On the day of your tour meet your guide at your preferred central location and then set off by whatever means of transport is needed. Taxi rides and public transport are included but all meals activities and entrance fees are payable at your own expense.So what to see? That's up to you! Perhaps visit must-see sights like the ever-inspiring Eiffel Tower -- Paris’s undisputed architectural icon -- or the Basilica of Sacré-Coeur for sweep focus on the more offbeat Paris attractions like the Père Lachaise Cemetery – the city’s hauntingly beautiful graveyard – or let your guide introduce you to private parks that tourist maps miss. Below is a sample itinerary."
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Private Tour: Explore Your Favorite Neighborhood in Paris
"Your morning or afternoon in Paris is completely tailored to match your interests. Your guide will contact you before your tour to discuss the things you want to see so that your logistics and itinerary can be arranged in advance. Choose one of seven nei Opéra/Louvre Montparnasse St-Germain-des-Prés Panthéon/Latin Quarter Montmartre or the Marais/Bastille. On the day of your tour your guide will meet you at your hotel or apartment in central Paris. Then
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Private 2-Day Tour: Customize Your Perfect Stay in Paris
"You will need to contact your guide ahead of time to help set up your itinerary based on what you want to do and see during your two days in Paris. On the first day of your tour meet your guide at your preferred central Paris location then head out together to explore the City of Lights. Public transport is included but all meals activities and entrance fees are at your own expense.Paris has a multitude of offerings for nearly every type of traveler. Want to hit all the top Paris attractions such as the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame Cathedral? Are you an art buff seeking to tackle the Louvre? Or would you rather explore off-the-beaten path neighborhoods such as the bohemian Montmartre district? It's up to you. Below is a sample itinerary to spark some ideas."
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Père Lachaise Cemetery (20th)

This large cemetery in the 20th arrondissement is popular with tourists because some famous people are buried here. If you go in at the main entrance you can get a map to help you find the graves of...
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Dec 30, 2014

The American thing to do - Jim Morrison's Grave

Yes, we Americans of the Rock n Roll generation have this fascination with Jim Morrison - even the teens today are into him. So, we went to the Cimetiere du Pere Lachaise and discovered how unsually...
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Aug 28, 2014

Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France ...

Situated on the eastern edge of the city, the "Cimetière du Père-Lachaise (Father Lachaise Cemetery)" is the most famous cemetery in Paris and arguably all of Europe. Many notable French and foreign...
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May 25, 2013

Peaceful resting place - Père Lachaise Cemetery

I've been to paris 5 or 6 times but had never visited thi sfamous cemetary before November was a wet, cold day sadly - but it was a fascinating place to visit.All I knew of it was that there...
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Mar 09, 2013

Cimetière du Père Lachaise

This cemetery is (apparently) famous on account of the famous people buried there. I think I was aware of it vaguely, but it was D’s desire to visit which got me out there.It’s in the northeastern...
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Feb 18, 2013

James Douglas Morrison grave

One of the most known graves at the Père Lachaise cemetery is that of Doors-member Jim Morrison.Jim went to Paris in 1970 with Pamela Courson. He was upset by the lack of seriousness with which he was...
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Dec 28, 2012

Père Lachaise

Père Lachaise cemetery is well-known for a burial place of communars. We came there in memory of fighters for social justice.The cemetries of Paris absorbed all they could. The victims, placed side by...
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Feb 06, 2012

Rest In Peace...

Pere LaChaise Cemetiere. The cemetery is sparawling and a historian paradise. From Rossini to Seurat, Morrison to the unknown, it is filled with the crypts and final resting place for the Ex Patriots...
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Jul 15, 2009

A true pioneer of French & World cinema!

Ok, so, let's go back to your college cinema appreciation class, the one you signed up for enthusiastically because you thought it'd just require you to watch movies & there'd be no extra work,...
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Jul 15, 2008

Victor Noir - a wicked sense of humor!

So, you're in Pere Lachaise & you've just visited Jim Morrison's grave. And Frederic Chopin's, Moliere's, Balzac's & Oscar Wilde's, all the biggies. Now, how about someone a bit more obscure?...
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Apr 28, 2008


Jim Morrisons gravestone. This is probably the one that Pere Lachaise is most famous for but its probably one of the hardest to find! Keep an eye out for the security guard who stands close by and...
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May 10, 2007

Pere Lachaise -- Suzy & The Holocaust Memorials

Suzy Catron née Gozard has no history that I can find, but someone thought this flapper worth remembering..More seriously, the reason I found myself at Pere Lachaise on a cold February morning was to...
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Feb 19, 2007
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Église Saint-Roch

Although not so evident from the outside, Église Saint-Roch is one of the largest churches in Paris. It was designed by the royal architect Jacques Le Mercier and completed in 1653 in a Renaissance...
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Jardin du Palais Royal

Most appartments and shops were built in the 18 th century. Philip Egalite, Ducque of Orleans, the kings cousin built it. The gardens have always been open to the public and became very important for...
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Le Palais Royal

If you understand French, you should have no trouble finding a guided walking tour of one of the districts of Paris on any day of the year. These are listed, for example, in a section called VISITES...
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Cruises Allong La Seine

Who wants to look further than Paris on foot, in a different way can go boating. From the water, the view of the beautiful historic buildings and bridges spectacular a very different from the side....
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La Comédie Française

Although established in 1680 by King Louis XIV, la Comédie-Française did not settle in the current theatre until 1799. Its creation was intended to unify French actors and counterbalance the then...
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Galerie Vivienne

This is one of several old galleries dating back to the early 19th Century. It was THE place to shop in its day and has had something of a resurgence in recent decades and is a great glimpse into...
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