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Castle Aze-le-Rideau
I can not say that I am a fan of palace type locks. I prefer coarse, weathered stones of German fortresses, covered with wet moss, which keep the memory of…

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France: leave to return
Even the French themselves, when they talk about France, often cannot resist epithets. And the main one is "belle"; "Ma belle France", "My beautiful France" ... It is really beautiful,…

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Place de la Bastille
Place de la Bastille in Paris is known to the whole world, first of all, by its fortress, which was destroyed in the Great French Revolution.The modern square has become…

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Parc Asterix is ​​a popular amusement park

Parc Asterix is ​​a popular amusement park, located north of Paris, near the A1 Paris-Lille motorway and not far from Charles de Gaulle airport.

This theme park is dedicated to the Gauls national culture and was conceived as an alternative to Disneyland, located in the east of Paris. The French decided to build their home entertainment empire permeated with local flavor. Continue reading

Pierrefon, Senlis, Chantilly

In this part of the story a lot of historical facts have been mentioned, borrowed by me from various sources, but it’s impossible to manage without narrating about the places we visited on this day.

Castle Pierrefonds. This is one of the few surviving real battle castles of France, so we certainly wanted to see it. Arriving at the picturesque park, they left the car in a free parking lot under a spreading chestnut tree and hurried to the gate. Continue reading

Bois de Boulogne

The Bois de Boulogne is a huge park within the 16th arrondissement of Paris. Because of its large territory, it is called the lungs of the capital of France. Now it is one of the most popular places for recreation with Parisians and tourists, but only during the day. It is worth remembering that the Bois de Boulogne at night is not the most pleasant place for family walks. Continue reading

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Place de la Concorde in Paris
Place de la Concorde is called the heart of Paris for a reason. It is located in the 8th arrondissement of Paris in France in a picturesque location next to…

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Place de la Concorde in Paris
Place de la Concorde is called the heart of Paris for a reason. It is located in the 8th arrondissement of Paris in France in a picturesque location next to…

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les Champs-Élysées
The Champs Elysees is one of the main thoroughfares of Paris, which starts from the Arc de Triomphe and ends with the Place de la Concorde. Street for the popularity…

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Love at first sight: 10 cities in France that are worth seeing at least once in a lifetime
Toulouse Toulouse is one of the largest, most beautiful and original French cities. The pink city was erected on the ruins of a Roman settlement, beautiful with its amazing history…

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