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Les bouquinistes - vintage booksellers along the river Seine

I was recently told that the Seine is said to be the only river in the world that runs between two bookshelves. This of course refers to the ‘bouquinistes’, the second hand and antiquarian booksellers that have their iconic green boxes along the banks of the river. 223 more words

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Fashion at the Pierre Cardin Museum

Tucked away in a courtyard on the edge of the Marais is a fascinating and beautiful collection of clothes and furniture designed by Pierre Cardin. Set over 3 floors , this incredible collection traces his career from 1953 to the present day, and is a must see for anybody who is interested in fashion and design. 216 more words

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Atelier Brancusi

The Pompidou Centre is one of the iconic building in Paris – love it or hate it, you certainly can’t miss it. However it’s easy to miss the much more discreet building just next to it. 294 more words

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L'Eclair de Génie by Christophe Adam

L’Eclair de Génie par Christophe Adam

If there is one place in which you can enjoy an absolutely delicious “eclair”, it is in the bakery of Christophe Adam, who decided to make it his specialty. 386 more words