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Category Archives: Attractions

Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral

Notre Dame de Paris, one of the most famous churches in the world, just celebrated her 850th anniversary last year.  In celebration of this huge event, they installed new bells, a viewing platform outside the front entrance, and they updated the interior lighting to better show off the stunning gothic architecture inside.  I often tuck […]

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Musee des Arts Forains – Paris Carnival Museum

There is an incredible world hidden behind a tall fence in a small unassuming passage in East Paris.  One second you’re walking along a small, quiet road, surrounded by business offices and chain shops, and then next moment, you feel as if you’ve stepped into another time and place entirely… This is the Musée des […]

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Paris Attractions: Marie Antoinette’s Hamlet at Versailles

The first few times I visited Versailles, I was so overwhelmed by the chateau itself and the endless gardens that I really only scratched the surface of what Versailles had to offer.  You can easily spend a full day on the grounds alone and still not see everything Versailles has to offer.  I recently visited […]

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Musée de l’Armée

I’ll be the first to admit that when a friend suggested that I visit the French Army Museum, also known as Musée de l’Armée, I was highly skeptical.  I am very much a girly girl, so the thought of spending an afternoon looking at guns and cannons and war memorabilia seemed about as exciting as getting a root […]

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