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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The brief, as in nine (9) year Republic of Texas put its first Embassy in Paris,France (the latter was first to recognize it). Words above the swanky Hotel De Vendome doors still attest to this. Paris 1st Arrondissement history.  

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Paris & STUNNING robotic clock, le Défenseur du Temps (Defender of Time). 4 meters high, 1 ton. GENIUS! Impressive automaton that combats the Air, Earth & the Sea. Sometimes all at once. But now lack of funds have stalled his efforts! See moving clock @ http://www.jacques-monestier.com/ Make time! Steps from Centre Pompidou, Anne Frank Garden […]

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