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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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Experience Chinese New Year 2018 in Paris

Posted on February 12, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

It’s the Year of the Dog, and as always, Chinese New Year is a festive, family affair that reaches far beyond the Chinese diaspora and enchants Parisians and tourists alike. A variety of parades, carnevals, and performances are organized in the capital for Asian communities. These traditional celebrations are the most important event of the year. On with the program! Chinese New Year: why does the date change? Check your calendars! This year, Chinese New Year officially falls on February 16, 2018, and will be celebrated in Paris too. In this article, we offer all the different events and parades […]

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The success of Catacombs in Paris: advice to the more adventurous

Posted on January 24, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)
Catacomb Paris

Looking for thrills in the very heart of Paris? The Catacombs have become a popular place for visitors who love darkness and atypical discoveries. The increase in attendance has even allowed the site to open three more hours, from 10 am to 8 pm. Today, more than 350,000 people a year discover these underground places. But what secrets locked in this ossuary are so much sought after by the visitors of the Paris catacombs? Here are some explanations. The Catacombs: enter Paris 20 meters underground It is a place full of history that gives off a surprising atmosphere. To change […]

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The best stores, neighborhoods and shopping centers in Paris for the 2018 sales season

Posted on January 22, 2018 by Hailey (No Comment)

Today, January 10, 2018, marks the start of the winter sale season! We have curated the best addressed in Paris for you to be sure you have fruitful shopping outings during the seasonal sales. From the department stores on Boulevard Haussmann to the tiny boutiques of the Marais and the luxury brand outposts on the Champs Elysées, you will find all the information you need in this article.

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