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75th anniversary of the D-Day landings and the battle of Normandy in 2019!

Posted on February 15, 2019 by Hailey (No Comment)

In the early morning of June 6th, 1944, an unprecedented watershed that marked history evermore took place on the beaches codenamed Omaha, Utah and Juno Beach, which cover the wide area of the Norman coastline. Indeed, at least 130 000 allies landed in Normandy on that day, symbolizing the beginning of the Liberation of Europe that had been under German occupation until then. Americans, Canadians, as well as British soldiers and even the 177 French soldiers of the Kieffer commando were called to fight against the invaders. Next June 6th will be the opportunity to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the […]

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Paris 2019 Agenda: 15 unavoidable events

Posted on January 10, 2019 by Hailey (No Comment)

Paris is a must-see touristic destination in France and in Europe. If tourists come from all over the world to discover monuments, touristic districts and museums, the busy cultural, sports and events agenda can also justify a discovery of the City of Lights. Discover the 2019 calendar of the must-see events in Paris: exhibitions, trade fairs, sporting events… Must-see exhibitions in Paris in 2019 Many exhibitions will delight art and culture lovers travelling in Paris during 2019. Among the dozens of exhibitions organized, we have selected five must-see events. The Buddhas of Nara The Guimet museum offers you a unique […]

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Visit Paris in winter

Posted on December 20, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

Paris is visited all year long for the wealth of its historic and cultural heritage. While the capital city shivers under the cold or puts on its white coat, it continues to bring crowds and seduce Parisian people and vacationers. Offering many activities to enjoy the pleasures of winter and the holiday season, Paris has become a must-see city to discover in winter.

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The most beautiful places to admire Paris in Autumn

Posted on October 31, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

Autumn is already here! Scarfs, gloves, coats and caps are out again to face greyness and autumnal cold. Take advantage of this transitional season, where trees’ foliage adopts flamboyant colors, to walk in the streets and parks of Paris. Discover a selection of ideas for an outdoor autumnal getaway!

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The 10 best unusual restaurants in Paris

Posted on October 31, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)
TOP 10 Unusual restaurants in Paris

You don’t want to eat in a traditional restaurant where you always eat the same dish? It’s time to have dinner in an unusual place to live new experiences. PARISCityVISION presents its top 10 unusual restaurants in Paris, where you can eat as a couple, with family or friends.

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The Rue du Chat-qui-Pêche, narrowest street in Paris?

Posted on September 13, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

With its picturesque name that could as well have come from a Baudelaire novel, the Rue du Chat-qui-Pêche (Street of the Fishing Cat) appeals to our imagination, and it is linked to an odd legend that we’re about to tell you. But there is more to this street, as it is one of Paris narrowest streets, never exceeding 1,80 meters in width. Credits: LPLT – Wikipedia An old street on the Rive Gauche of Paris The Rue du Chat-qui-Pêche is very old as it was opened in 1540. It then linked the rue de la Huchette with the course of […]

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Take a day trip from Paris to visit the most beautiful European cities

Posted on July 17, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

You’re vacationing in Paris and you want a change of scenery. Did you know that some of the most beautiful European cities await you and can be visited in one day? Discover the tourist treasures of three cities easily accessible from Paris with PARISCityVISION: London, Brussels and Bruges

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In the Footsteps of Parisian History with Lorànt Deutsch

Posted on June 20, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

Paris’s position among the most attractive cities in the world is due as much to its architectural treasures and atmospheres as to its prestigious past. So much has happened since a tribe of Gauls, the Parisii, first settled on the banks of the Seine so long ago! Conquered and embellished by the Romans, the town even became an imperial residence under Julian’s reign. Spared by the Huns, Paris became a leading cultural and trading town, and gained its status as a capital under the Merovingian, and later Capetian, dynasties. From Etienne Marcel to Robespierre, from Louise Michel to Rol-Tanguy, this […]

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Remembrance Tourism: from the Great War to World War II

Posted on April 10, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

The First and the Second World Wars witnessed landmark battles in the History of France.  These deadly conflicts are an integral part of France’s cultural heritage and it is therefore important to pass on this legacy of our past to future generations.  Remembrance tourism makes it possible to perpetuate the importance of Remembrance so that we never forget the atrocities committed on French soil and everywhere else throughout the world. Remembrance tourism and the 1st World War It was supposed to be “The War to End All Wars”.  This Great War of the most advanced nations of the time, that […]

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The Olympics in Paris: quite a history

Posted on March 26, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

At the end of September, the two cities that would host the Olympic Games in 2024 and 2028 were revealed: Los Angeles will host the games in 2028, and Paris will host them in 2024. A chance to review the incredible institution that is the Olympic Games and to look back on the years when Paris was the host city.

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