Top 100 Things to do in Paris, France
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91 (99) Musee Cognacq-Jay
Musee Cognacq-Jay's 18th century art collection of french furniture and paintings is worth a hour or two.
92 Musee Cernuschi
The Musee Cernuschi exists thanks to philanthropist Henri Cernuschi (1820-1896). If you are 'in to' Japanese and Chinese art this is great chance to get your fill without having to forego your french wine, cheese and pastries. Said to be the most important collection ancient Chinese art in Europe.
93 Cafe Cafe
You should stop at a french cafe at least twice. Preferably with someone who likes to talk. If you are on your own, look like you want to talk, have your phrase book to hand and you never know.
Cafe Voltaire (1 place de l'Odeon) - where the philosopher of the same name, Voltaire not Cafe, discussed the weather with fellow philosopher Diderot. Ernest Hemingway was also a customer.
94 Memorial de la Deportation
The Memorial de la Deportation remembers the hundreds of thousands of french citizens who died in German concentration camps in horrific conditions during the second world war.
95 Jump like a goat
Paris boasts a small vineyard. The reputation of the Clos de Montmartre is such that the wine is said to "make you jump like a goat". Clearly gift material.
96 La Pagode
You'll find modern flicks, a french mix in a Japanese feel all in the La Pagode in rue de Babylone. La Pagode honours Japanese architecture without crossing the tacky divide.
The Japanese Gardens
The Japanese gardens complete with tea rooms surround the building and stimulate the intellectual debate:.
97 Eat Chocolate
As any addict will tell you, arrrr....mmmm.. Words can't really express a true chocolate moment. The Swiss, they say, have the best chocolate, but in Paris, it is an art. Sold at chocolatiers all over Paris, the presentation, selection and purchasing all add to final explosion of taste.
98 Eat (Slow Food)
For many of us eating is an enjoyable experience. In Paris it is more. This is more a lifestyle. The norm remains that good food is to be consumed slowly in good company with a bottle of wine.
99 Musee d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaisme
Jewish history, museum of.
100 Rue Mouffetard
Being one of the oldest parts of Paris Rue Mouffetard feels like a very awake village in a big city. Rue Mouffetard main attraction is its regular open market with its street stalls and their vendors.