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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The Louvre
No museum in the world can compare in popularity with the Louvre, which is visited annually by about 10 million people. First of all, visitors seek to see the mysterious…

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Moulin Rouge
The Moulin Rouge Cabaret is considered to be one of the most famous sights of Paris. Enchanting show, unusual costumes, beautiful dancers, the famous French cancan, which was first performed…

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runs from Paris to the south

Paris. Orly Airport

As is known, in Paris there are 3 airports – Roissy (Charles de Gaulle), Orly and Beauvais. There is Le Bourget, but it is not used for regular flights. Orly is the second largest and passenger airport in Paris. International flights from Orly fly mainly southward to Mediterranean countries. The main intercontinental destinations from Orly are French possessions in the Caribbean and French Africa. Regional French flights fly from here. Continue reading

To live well in Paris
All residents of France can be divided into two categories - Parisians and provincials. There is an opinion that in order to become a true Parisian, one must live in…

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How to severely save on food in Paris
I was pushed to write this post by several entries in this community that food is expensive in Paris. In general, this post was thought of as a long-beautiful list…

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Moulin Rouge
The Moulin Rouge Cabaret is considered to be one of the most famous sights of Paris. Enchanting show, unusual costumes, beautiful dancers, the famous French cancan, which was first performed…

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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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