Interesting things to do in Paris

Article submitted by Cécile Zarokian

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Paris? It is probably the Eiffel tower or one of the several other popular attractions in the capital. These are all great places and should be a part of any list of places to visit. However, if you want to avoid the tourists and relax and enjoy the city there are so many more things to see:

During tourist season, everyone visits the Louvre and Musée d’Orsay. You

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Laundry

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