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Château de Versailles

A picnic fit for a king at Versailles… When the sun shines in Paris, the Parisians shine too. Everyone has a smile on their face, a rarity in this city, and the air becomes filled with chatty voices, for once not fueled by gallons of coffee but by une joie de vivre. When the sun […]
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Square des Batignolles

Tucked behind Place de Clichy, the Square des Batignolles is a peaceful repose for parents and children alike. Befitting of its construction as a jardin à l’anglaise, an English garden, the architecture and landscaping is winding and whimsical. One of the 24 parcs created by Share on Facebook
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Paris Insights: An Anthology

Do you know that there is another river in Paris besides the Seine? Or why tons of sand are imported into the city every summer? Or a place where you can go for a massage, sauna, exfoliation, and tea room, but you might never think of it? All of the answers can be found in […]
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Pont Alexandre III

On any given day it can be a catwalk, a location for a photo shoot of Chanel models, a magical meeting place, a spot that takes your breath away and, oh yeah…a bridge. The Pont Alexandre III is the most beautiful and ornate bridge crossing the Seine in Paris and it is a sight that […]
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Jardin des Tuileries

In the gardens that Catherine de Medici built, her son Louis XIV reigned, and his grandson, Louis XVI, with wife Marie Antoinette, sought refuge and were placed under house arrest, stand the most beautiful gardens in Paris, Jardin des Tuileries, located next to the Louvre and off the banks of the river Seine.  Designed by […]
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Musee de la Magie

There is something special about the French’s enthusiasm for magicians, and the Musée de la Magie is sure to delight your little ones with its unique historical collection of magic ornaments,  trunks, optical illusions, mirrors, magic hats and wands.  If you come at the right time (and make sure you do), you’ll catch the magic show, an […]
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