Autotravel "French motives"
Excursion of the first day I called “Left Bank” - we met the southern part of the city, located below the Seine River. This day was planned to start from…

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Bougival Should Turgenev's house be near Paris?
And I went to Bougival. It was there that last summer I met Alexander Zvigilsky, who heads the "Association of Friends of Ivan Turgenev, Pauline Viardot and Maria Malibran". (In…

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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…

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Sacré Coeur Basilica in Paris
The Sacré Coeur Basilica is visible from almost anywhere in Paris, as it is located on the highest point of the city - the top of Montmartre. Translated from the…

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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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Arc de Triomphe
The Arc de Triomphe is a true symbol of Paris and the history of France. Located on the Place Charles de Gaulle (also called the Etoile Square or the Stars)…

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Is Alsace another france?
My first encounter with the French police took place in Alsace. Leaving Colmar, I mistakenly took the left lane at the traffic lights, although I needed to go to the…

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