A insider video tour of one of Paris’ off the beaten path, semi-hidden urban gems. Square des Peupliers is a fascinating locale basically in the heart of the city, the 13th arrondissement!

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BETWEEN HEAVEN & HELL: ….(This is an update to earlier essay. I recently passed the Passage D’Enfer and couldn’t resist taking a pleasing detour thru its charmed atmosphere, a virtual step back in time. One of the most amazing, and forgiving aspects of Parisian is how many interesting, entertaining and pleasing world-class activities one can […]

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Square Nicolay (17th) …is not only something to behold, but a curiosity in its own right. Firstly, it has the distinction of a Russian pedigree yet, is attached to what my decidedly untrained eye says is an English type garden. Hmmm… 2ndly, it’s not exactly on any well-trod, publicly accessed walkway

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An exciting new Paris exposition ‘Art Liberte’ is set to open at Gare de L’Est. On view; 30 large original concrete slabs from the infamous Berlin Wall, …each has a highly creative, unique and powerful signature design. (I like the Hindenburg themed one)…choosing Gare de L’Est was symbolic, it’s the traditional historical ‘bridge’ between France […]

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