Paris, France

Paris is the French capital, It is a mecca for fashion, food, art and culture. The city sits in the river Seine with a population of about 10.5 million. It's places of interest are very well known but its just as enjoyable to spend time at a cafe or restaurant.

 

We'll be staying right by  the central Colonel Fabian, a station on the Paris Metro Line. We're steps away from Canal St. Martin and Buttes-Chaumont Park.

You can take a 15 minute cab ride to The Louvre and Notre Dame, It's another 5 to the Eiffel Tower.

The Eiffel Tower is the most famous monument in Paris. Built in 1889 for the world's fair.

Notre Dame is a medieval Catholic cathedral. While it does have gargoyles, they don't talk like in the Disney movie.

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We're also across the street from famous architect Oscar Niemeyer's Communist headquarters. 

This piece of Architecture was has a mid century modern feel.

It was designed in 1967 but took until 1981 to complete.

Here are some of the best local spots.

Fraîche Restaurant

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Ten Belles Cafe

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Le Comptoir Général Cafe and Bar

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