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…

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Field of Mars in Paris
The Champ de Mars is a world-famous French park in the seventh arrondissement of Paris, and is a landmark place for national events and celebrations. The park is located on…

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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…

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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 of places to eat, without killing the budget, with addresses and photos, but until I reach my feet, hands, and camera … For now, rather a list of general recommendations: Continue reading

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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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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Take a walk in paris
Christmas in France (as well as any other western country) is a family holiday. Wherever the French are, they always return home for Christmas to meet with their families, sit…

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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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