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Before you visit Paris READ this
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Before you visit Paris READ this

Paris, the capital and biggest city of France, attracts 33 million tourists annually, whereas France, world’s most popular tourist destination 83 million. Paris, and France in general, is known for its gastronomy, rude cafe servers, aloof, if not outright unfriendly citizens, yet tourists love the wide boulevards, the hustle and […]

Visiting Paris on a Budget.
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Visiting Paris on a Budget.

Paris happens to be one of the most popular tourist destinations in France. The country attracts more tourists than any other. Paris is expensive, and its merchants have developed the art of selling souvenirs, services, entertainment, accommodation, food and beverages at high prices. Paris’s museums display outstanding treasures. Tourists sights […]

Book Review: Paris – A Love Story.
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Book Review: Paris – A Love Story.

Kati Marton, an accomplished broadcasting journalist and “diplomatic” wife, tells in this memoir about her life from her childhood in Hungary, how her family fled the Soviet suppression, settled in the USA, and her evolution. She became a prominent broadcaster working for ABC – TV and tells how the media […]

Walkabout Paris day one.
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Walkabout Paris day one.

We have been a weekend in Paris and we tried to see as much as possible in the short time, so it has been a lot of walking. This is the roadmap we followed on day one:

We arrived in Paris by Plane, train and the Metro about 11 am on Friday the 22.