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Sunday Morning Walk to the Raspail Market

“Bon dimanche,” as one sometimes hears in France. Or, “happy Sunday”, as one never hears at home. My Sunday began gray and cold, but I was determined to take a long walk and the dreary weather did not deter me. 627 more words

Champs Elysees

Niki de Saint Phalle : All power to the Nanas

Champion of the feminist aesthetic, Phalle’s sculptures and paintings have made her one of art’s most important outsiders

You’ve seen them before. Those colourful stylised ladies with tiny heads and plenty of ass, but many wouldn’t know that these bright, pop characters found in gift shops around the world were created by one of the most inventive female artists of the 20th century. 677 more words



I keep my visits to the Grand Palais only for exhibitions I really want to see. Given the price, it’s better… (13€ full fee). It was the case for Hokusai, and, cherry on the cake, I got to see it on a not-so-crowded day. 212 more words


Day 5 - Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus and Musee des Arts et Metiers

Day five was supposed to be our second day for museums, but after a lot of walking the day before and 4 pairs of sore, tired feet, we opted to try a hop-on-hop-off bus tour instead of hoofing it around town. 1,875 more words


1st of January : To VISIT / Le Grand Palais des Glaces

Ice skating beneath the dome of the Grand Palais

Feel the need to stretch your legs after all that celebrating? We know just the thing: ice skating. 98 more words

To Visit

Grand Palais des Glaces

Le Grand Palais des Glaces, Paris, France.
The world’s biggest indoor ice rink.

Edition from December, 14th 2014 to January, 4th 2015

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