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  • Musée Rodin Paris – peaceful gardens, wonderful sculpture

    Musée Rodin Paris – peaceful gardens, wonderful sculpture

    As well as over 300 pieces of work by Rodin you will discover Musée Rodin has work by Van Gogh, Monet, Renoir and Carrière. Most visitors have greatest affection for the gardens so go for a romantic walk and look out for the Burghers of Calais, the Gates of Hell, and the Thinker.

     
     
  • Musée du Quai Branly – Tribal Art, Textiles – amazing Paris museum

    Musée du Quai Branly – Tribal Art, Textiles – amazing Paris museum

    The garden and architecture is superb and the collections inside are amazing, arranged ‘geographically’ you can travel around the world by Art. – Musée du Quai Branly may be one of the best kept secrets but while on a Paris city break or holiday it is well worth visiting.

     
     
  • Musée du Louvre – Paris Royal Palace & Art Museum

    Musée du Louvre – Paris Royal Palace & Art Museum

    Combining art collection and royal palace, with parts of the medieval castle hidden in the basement, the Louvre is a fabulous wealth of treasures and arguably the world’s largest and certainly most visited art museum.

     
     
  • Le Jules Verne Restaurant – Eiffel Tower elegance

    Le Jules Verne Restaurant – Eiffel Tower elegance

    The extraordinary Le Jules Verne restaurant is set 400ft up the Eiffel Tower. It is a once in a lifetime experience – perfect if you are on a romantic city break, with a resolutely modern French menu.

     
     
  • Pierre Gagnaire Restaurant – a unique experience

    Pierre Gagnaire Restaurant – a unique experience

    You’ll find the Pierre Gagnaire Restaurant just off the Champs-Élysées. The restaurant has a stylish pared-back panelled dining room and provides a full range of dishes from miniature appetisers – such as a tuna meringue – to amazing desserts.

     
     
  • La Maison Favart Hotel– perfect Paris City Break

    La Maison Favart Hotel– perfect Paris City Break

    Our No.1 Paris Hotel – La Maison Favart is a four star luxury Beaux Arts hotel centrally located in Paris, and ideally situated close to the Louvre, Tuileries Gardens, and Place Vendome. The gorgeous boutique accommodation is inspired and will guarantees you a wonderful city break to Paris.

     
     
  • Centre Pompidou & Musée National d’Art Moderne

    Centre Pompidou & Musée National d’Art Moderne

    Today the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, is one of the world’s most famous pieces of modern architecture. It opened in 1977 and the building appears to be inside-out with brightly coloured pipes and ducts . . .

     
     
  • Musée d’Orsay Paris – impressionist masterpieces

    Musée d’Orsay Paris – impressionist masterpieces

    Victor Laloux’s superb turn of the century train station was closed in 1939 and re-opened in 1986 in order to house arts from the period 1848 to 1914, including a superb impressionists section.

     
     
  • Sainte-Chapelle – a gem of early gothic architecture

    Sainte-Chapelle – a gem of early gothic architecture

    Sainte Chapelle has been described as magical and ethereal and is renowned as one of the greatest architectural masterpieces of the Western world. For the most amazing display of colour and light on your Paris city break Sainte-Chapelle should be a high priority.

     
     
  • Standing Majestic – Notre-Dame Cathedral Paris

    Standing Majestic – Notre-Dame Cathedral Paris

    An absolute must for sightseers on a short holiday or city break in Paris has to be the much vaunted Notre-Dame Cathedral. It stands, majestic and graceful, on the Ile de la Cite, at the ‘heart’ of France.

     
     
  • Ile de la Cite – the heart of Paris for your city break

    Ile de la Cite – the heart of Paris for your city break

    Ile de la Cite, is the main island in the middle of the River Seine and the very centre of Paris. It is where the city could be said to have originated, circa 250BC as the settlement of Lutetia.

     
     
  • Hotel des Invalides – glittering in Paris sunshine

    Hotel des Invalides – glittering in Paris sunshine

    The Hôtel des Invalides is an imposing seventeenth century building from which the surrounding area takes its name. It was built between 1671 and 1676 by Louis […]

     
     
 
 

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