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Catacombes de Paris

Except for when I repeat about a thousand times (a day) that you don’t say “J’ai allé” but “Je suis allé” to my students, my patience usually is in short supply. 487 more words


Les dessous de Paris

FRANCE – Paris

In the 14ème arrondissement of Paris lie the Catacombs, underground ossuaries which hold the remains of approximately 6 million people.
By the end of the 18th century, Paris was facing 2 problems: a series of cave-ins and overflowing cemeteries, which is why the Catacombs were created in the first place. 90 more words

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The Catacombs of Paris

Since it’s almost Halloween, I thought it would be a good idea to share photos from my recent visit to the Catacombs. My friend Isobel & I had been wanting to visit the Catacombs for a while now but I only have one day off from work. 173 more words