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Where It All Started, The Ritz Paris

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There are few names in history that spell class and elegance. The words which makes you smile, even drool a little. The ultimate penchant of sophistication and class is what propelled the Ritz-Carlton to dazzling height. It all began in Paris. The building of the beautiful empire that changed hotel industry. The leaders had emerged to conquer the world and ... Read More »

Basilica of the Sacre Coeur, Paris

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Paris the capital city of France is regarded as most visited city of the world. Paris is famous for its many historical and modern buildings, palaces, churches and world famous many other attractive sites. Among the most famous attractions of the Paris one is the sacre Coeur basilica, one of the most noticeable landmark regarded as sacred heart of Paris. ... Read More »

Culture and Architecture: Centre Pompidou, Paris

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Paris has always been known for its culture and architectural heritage work. One of them is the Centre Georges Pompidou which is also known as the Pompidou Centre. It is a complex in the Beaubourg area of Paris in the 4th arrondissement which falls near les Halles, Rue Montorgueil and the Marais. This architecture was designed in the style of ... Read More »

The Tourist’s Delight: Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris

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Renowned writer Robert Louis Stevenson had fittingly said “I never weary churches. It is my favourite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind was never so happily inspired as when it made a cathedral.” Even when you look up at the structure called Notre Dame Cathedral you cannot imagine how a mere mortal could built something so grand and beautiful. It’s as ... Read More »

Visit the scary Les Catacombes, Paris

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We admit it or not, we all find a little bit horror quite interesting. There are a lot of places around the world that are said to be haunted. If you like visiting scary places, then you will surely like Les Catacombes, located at Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy in Paris, France. Les Catacombes is an underground ossuary which contains ... Read More »

Eye Contact with Mona Lisa – Louvre Museum, Paris

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The treasury of the most esteemed valuables from the old historical times, the Louvre Museum, or simply the Louvre is the prestige of Paris. Built in the 12th century, the Louvre is actually a palace which now exhibits the royalties and prehistoric art works. Housing over 380,000 museum objects and more than 35,000 works of art in eight different curatorial ... Read More »

The Heart of Fashion – Paris

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Fashion,in its own sense has various forms and articulations but the place where the real fashion dwells is straight into the heart of the capital city of France-Paris.Paris,a five letter city entitled and bestowed with 500 or so enthralling tourist attractions with multi-faceted iconic places imbibing its rich culture,fashion and arts spread in the hearts of every individual throughout the ... Read More »

Paris – La-Ville Lumiere

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One of the most enchanting and mesmerizing cities in the world, Paris, the largest and most populous of cities in Europe is the capital of the southern European country of France. The city which was on everyone’s mind for most part of the last millennia, Paris has been able to stand the test of time to become of the major ... Read More »

Paris – The Moveable Feast

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Ernest Hemingway wrote, “If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” Paris is the capital and most populous city of France with a population of over 22 million. Paris had reached its zenith as ... Read More »

Eiffel Tower Paris – The Symbol of Love

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The Eiffel Tower is an iron tower masterpiece located in Paris. It is located on the on the Champ de Mars in the city. It was named after its constructor, the engineer Gustave Eiffel, who built this extraordinary tower. It came into existence in 1889 as the entrance arch for the World Fair of 1889. Since then it has become both an image of the brain of France and one of the ... Read More »