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The ‘Amelie’ Walk

The 2001 French film has become a part of France’s cultural identity; the Parisian scenes, the music and Audrey Tautou’s quirky portrayal of Amelie made me want to discover the reality of director Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s Paris. The stylised settings show … Continue reading

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Sunny daze

    After a busy morning, and not wanting to waste the day, I decided to check out the Maison de Balzac, (Balzac’s house) a short walk from La Muette or Passy metro stations. In all honesty, it was a … Continue reading

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And today’s museum trip goes to…

After a very lazy morning, I decided to head out for some fresh, and a bit more cultured air, so I went to La musée Cognacq-Jay, Metro Station: St Paul in the Marais area. I got there half an hour … Continue reading

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Just around the corner…

Wandering round P-town on my break    

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Snowed out Sunday

We’ve had snow in Paris now for two days, but since I’ve been pretty snowed under (let me have the pun!) with uni work, snow days have meant studying insteaqd of snow angels, until today, being the day to hand … Continue reading

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Snow day off

With deadlines still up to my ears, i havent quite had the time to make snow angels. But thought i’d share my views on the way to work today.

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Let it snow…

After seeing lots of pictures of snow over in Paris I was starting to wonder if Paris was going to join the club. Taking a break from my truly horrible essay, looked out the window (yes, its seems the only … Continue reading

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Lunch break museum trips

I feel like since I have been back to Paris I haven’t done much aside from coursework and teaching, so today I went for a little museum trip between classes. I was teaching just around the corner from the Louvre, … Continue reading

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Le parc de buttes chaumont

Tucked away in the 19th arrondissement, the north east of Paris, lies Le parc aux buttes chaumont. Not only hosting amazing views of the city, the park includes beautiful water features and wildlife. I definitely recommend a visit, so take … Continue reading

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Perdu

Stumbled across these sights whilst lost.

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