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Paris Latin Quarter and Notre-Dame Cathedral Private Walking Tour
"Explore the Latin Quarter the most popular part of Paris' Left Bank. A 2hr private tour of the Latin Quarter an area that has inspired countless artistic genius' Hemingway Woody Allen Salvador Dali to name just a few. Home to the Sorbonne University Pantheon the world-famous Shakespeare and Co. bookstore and the breathtaking Luxembourg Gardens. This Private Tour will take you to the core of Paris' history from the Medieval times to its present day bohemian culture preserved in this charming student's village."
From EUR105.00
Professional Paris Cheese Tasting near the Eiffel Tower
"Our cheese and wine tasting is for food and wine lovers who want to experience a professional cheese tasting in the heart of Paris. Near the Eiffel Tower close to the Seine River a lovely Cheese shop is waiting for you for a unique tasting. The best quality and aging time of each cheese will be carefully chosen for you by our experts. You will taste around 10 different cheeses from different areas of France and different milks and processes of maturation. But what makes our tasting different is that you will be totally immersed in the atmosphere of a typical French cheese shop while you are sampling their treasures. We want you to feel the artistic work tha he will let you enjoy them but always helpful if you have any questions related to the tasting. If the shop is very busy you might have to wait a few minutes for answers
From EUR80.00
Paris Evening Cooking Class Including 4-Course Dinner and Optional Market Visit
"If you've chosen the 4.5-hour class head to the cookery school in the early evening and meet your instructor. First plan your 4-course dinner and then make a start as your instructor shares helpful tips on traditional French cooking techniques.For a more complete cookery experience upgrade to the 6-hour class. Begin in the mid-afternoon with a visit to an open-air food market near Paris' Latin Quarter. Wander the stalls and markets with your instructor and admire the range and quality of produce on sale. Pick up the ingredients you then head to the cookery school to start planning and cooking. During your 2-hour cooking time follow your menu plan and enjoy a glass of wine or two as you work. With your 4-course dinner ready
From EUR150.00

Latin Quarter Tips (47)

A tale of the the green boxes

Along the left bank of the Seine in the area of the Latin Quarter / Notre Dame, you will find a series of metallic green boxes that are cunningly strapped to the wall.Every one is a business in it's...
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May 16, 2013

Music and drinks with the locals after dinner

After a great dinner in the Latin Quarter, we took a short walk to the Marais for some music and drinks at La Vénus Noire. Situated in the heart of the Marais district, this beautiful vaulted cellar,...
Mar 31, 2013


The Latin Quarter is full of lively bars and restaurants. It is near to universities including the world famous Sorbonne.The name comes from the Latin language that was spoken here in the middle ages....
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Apr 09, 2012

Great food, nice people

Well, I ran into this area as I was looking for the train stop, and I am soooo happy I did....I had not spoken to anyone who had mentioned the Latin Quarter to me, so I'm glad I found it.....This is...
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Mar 25, 2011

Square Réné Viviani. 5th.

This favourite little square, created in 1928 commemorating the very first Works Minister France ever had has much going for it. Just across the river from Notre Dame it sits on the site of an old...
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Aug 12, 2010

Latin Quarter / 5th's district

The 5th district of Paris (also better known as the Latin Quarter) is one of the best known of the city’s central districts, located on the Left Bank (Rive Gauche) of the river Seine. The first great...
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Sep 11, 2009

Sounds of the Night- The Latin Quarter

Of course after crossing the Seine and entering the Latin Quarter, a cacophony of sounds sights and a menagerie of people and personalities emerge. this area, known primarily for its nightlife, is...
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Jul 15, 2009


On my first trip to Paris our hotel was somewhere in this area (Couldn't tell you where now!) and we spent most of our time here as well. We enjoyed the feel of this student and youth filled...
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Jul 03, 2009

The Rounded Architecture of Paris

“The great art of governing consists in not letting men grow old in their jobs.”— Napoleon III (1808-1873)OLD vs. NEW Although Paris was settled more than 2,000 years ago by the Iron Age Celtic people...
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May 11, 2009

Latin Quarter and River Seine

The river Seine disects Paris and is a great place to stroll along either the left bank or right bank. There are many arguments over which bank is better, don't worry, just do both.The Latin Quarter...
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Apr 24, 2009

%4Romanian Orthodox Church-Ortodoxos Rumanos

Walking thru the latin neightborhood I saw this beautiful church which was not in my tourist guide. It's the Romanian Orthodox Church in Paris. Fortunately I could enter there. I didn't take any...
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May 05, 2008

St. Severin Quarter: La Place Rene-Viviani

The r. St.-Severin ends at r. St.-Jacques just beyond the apse of its name church. If you look ahead (see picture) you see the west end of the church of St. Julien le Pauvre (See separate Tip). This...
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Mar 30, 2008
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Paris Plage Quai de la Marne

Recently went on vacation to Paris France. The city is beautiful and vibrant, but the only thing is the gypsie kids there rob you. They gathered around my sister and robbed her pocket book. They...
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Paroisse Saint-Étienne-du-Mont

Saint Etienne du Mont has a rich history that goes back to 6th century when the chapel was formed from the crypt of St.Genevieve. A separate church was built on the north side of the chapel during...
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Arènes de Lutèce - Roman Amphiteatre

The ancient Roman arena on this site was destroyed by the Barbarians in the year 280. The foundations were rediscovered during various building projects in the nineteenth century and were (partly)...
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Built on the top of the Montagne Sainte-Genevive originally as a church dedicated to Genevieve the patron saint of Paris. Commissioned by Louis XV and designed by Soufflot the first stone was laid in...
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Rue Mouffetard

For a lovely walk through a Parisian neighbourhood, start at the corner of Avenue des Gobelins and Blvd Arago (Gobelins metro) and walk north about 300 metres to Square St Médard. From here walk up...
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Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle

For many years this was just called the Zoology Building, but in 1994 they did a complete re-launch and changed the name to La Grande Galerie de l’Évolution, which is appropriate because it really is...
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Getting to Latin Quarter


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