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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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A weekend in the Sun

The sunshine and the warmth have finally arrived in Paris, and what I do I do? I go inside to see an art exposition…my logic is really questionable, but I thought as it was one of te last weekends to … Continue reading

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Look what I found…

Took a little stroll just past the Eiffel tower and found the parc André Citroen, and I also found a little lady liberty, just minding her own business, on the Ile aux Cygnes; a replica of New York’s Statue of … Continue reading

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Where have you been all my life…

The past few weeks have been rather busy with work, studies, birthdays, and a bit of boring admin thrown in for good measure. Paris is starting to get warmer and lighter, and I don’t think anything can put you in … 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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Musée Guimet

  I’ve been wanting to visit the musée guimet for quite a while now, and the trip certainly didn’t disappoint. Running in to escape the rainy streets of Paris I was greeted by a calm spacious entrance guiding you towards … Continue reading

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You can take the girl out of Britain…

When you talk about shopping (which frequently happens with me) and you talk about where you’re from, the reaction to England and Fashion tends to be: Topshop! So when I heard that Topshop were opening a pop up store in … Continue reading

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Metro music time

Something you don’t see on the metro everyday: Tramps dancing, alcoholics sharing whiskey, and busy parisians STOPPED! All because of two incredibly talented boys busking. The atmosphere in Republique was incredible, and it was really nice to see people taking … Continue reading

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Stuck for things to do…

Living in a city is not just about discvering its tourist attractions, I lived in London for three years, and I hardly saw any of the tourist attractions, it was all about London life. Now in Paris, I feel like … Continue reading

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L’arc de Triomphe

A few little pics I found lying around.

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