Monthly Archives: June 2013

Paris: Visiting Père Lachaise Cemetery

Trevor visited Pere Lachise Cemetery which is reputed to be the world’s most visited cemetery, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors annually.  Here is Jim Morrison’s grave. He was the American singer and songwriter with The Doors, author, and poet.

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Paris Day Five Night: La Sainte-Chapelle

We toured La Sainte-Chapelle which is located in the heart of Paris. Building on it started around 1239 and finished on the 26th of April 1248. Nearly two-thirds of the windows are authentic as they were taken down and stored … Continue reading

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Paris Doors

Here are some fantastic doors that we saw while we were in Paris. Each one is so different.

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Day Five: Montmartre

On day five we climbed all the way to the top of Montmartre. And it was a climb! Montmartre is a hill in the north of Paris, France. It is 130 metres high and gives its name to the surrounding … Continue reading

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Paris Day Four – Vanves Flea Market

On day four we all went to Vanves Flea Market.Vanves is known for being small and friendly. There are around 200 traders in the market and it stretches over two avenues. It dates back to the 1920s. Here are Cynthia, … Continue reading

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Paris Day Three: St-Ouen Flea Market

We then visited the most famous flea market in Paris. It is the one at Porte de Clignancourt, officially called Les Puces de Saint-Ouen, but known to everyone as Les Puces (The Fleas). It covers seven hectares and is the … Continue reading

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