Arts & Culture / Paris

A Few Parisians: Les Halles

In the heart of Paris, there are Les Halles … Or at least what remains of them. Because right now it is just an open building site exposing itself to the gaze of passersby.

But basically, it is questionable whether les Halles have ever been anything else than a framework. There is always this vague impression …

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Arts & Culture / Paris

A Few Parisians: Quais de Seine

Wearing sunglasses can be a militant act. Seriously. Especially when spring is slow to set in and Paris is too cold and grey in May.

As soon as the first rays of sun come out, Parisians proudly wear their shades, as a challenge to God and to the weatherman. France is a country of rebels- never …

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