The charming Montmartre district is the most romantic and amazing place in Paris. Every tourist visits the famous hill, often heading straight to its main attraction, the Basilica of the Sacré-Coeur.
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There are 170 museums in the capital of France, but Carnavalet is considered the most Parisian of them all. It collects everything relating to Paris: its culture, history and outstanding personalities. And the collection of these artifacts is impressive – in 140 halls there are about 580 thousand curious exhibits.
The Moulin Rouge is not just a world-famous cabaret – for many tourists it is a symbol of Paris. "The Red Mill" was opened in 1889 in the Montmartre district. Its peculiarity was that both middle class and high society people, such as Oscar Wilde, Sigmund Freud and even the Prince of Wales, came to the extravaganza.
The Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris is a famous monument of Gothic architecture, a location featured in a famous book and musical, and just a beautiful place. It was seriously damaged in a fire on April 15, 2019. Fortunately, the loss of art objects is not as great as we all feared! Nevertheless, the damage was severe enough that the Cathedral will be closed for reconstruction work during the next few years.
The cabaret in Paris is as famous as the Eiffel Tower. A trip to Paris isn't complete without visiting one of their enchanting shows. The most famous cabaret houses are the Moulin Rouge, Le Lido and Le Crazy Horse. The oldest cabaret, Paradis Latin, has recently reopened. These are four unique facilities, each with their own zest.
Just imagine: Paris is over 2300 years old! During most of this time it was the capital of a prosperous state. In Paris and the surrounding area you can see palaces, castles and even medieval fortresses. We'll tell you about the most interesting of them in this article.
You simply must see Paris from above to truly appreciate the beauty of the city. Here are 10 viewing platforms that will allow you to admire the skyline and rooftops of Paris. We wish you clear weather for maximum visibility!
The Eiffel Tower
The Loire valley is home to many famous castles: Chenonceau, Chambord, Blois are some of the most well-known. Thousands of tourists visit these priceless architectural structures every year. We would like to tell you what's worth seeing as well as share some practical advice. You'll find a map of Loire's castles in this article as well. The article's author has been to all these castles, so you're getting firsthand knowledge of the area.
The Loire Valley is a region that's perfect for tourists. You'll find luxurious views, abbeys, historical monuments, light wines from local grapes, and of course, Renaissance era castles. The best way to see the valley is to travel by car, so you can see the most interesting places without rushing, take time to enjoy traditional French dishes, beautiful nature, and experience the local romantic spirit to the fullest.
Marseille bring out different emotions in people: some fall in love at first sight, and others are scared off by the simplicity and linearity of this port city. Only one thing is for sure: the bright, lively Marseille, imbued with the energy of the sea, won't leave you feeling indifferent.
City visitors are presented with a sea of opportunities on how to spend their time. There are historical sights, various museums, lively bars and restaurants, and most importantly, the irreplaceable Marseille atmosphere.