Posts Tagged “Europe Cheap”

Visiting Musee Carnavalet in Paris

By | May 18, 2011

Musée Caranavalet is a museum dedicated to the history of Paris in the area of Marais. The museum is held between two mansions of the 16th and 17th century with a beautiful green cut gardens. The museum holds artwork, rooms of furniture, memorabilia of the 18th century philosophers Roussseau & Voltaire. You will be able […]

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Musee Cognacq-Jay, Paris

By | May 17, 2011

Exploring Musée Cognacq-Jay in Paris in the quarter of Marais. Ernest Cognacq-Jay & his wife Marie Louise Jay owned France’s famous department store La Samaritaine. They didn’t have any children which gave them time to devote themselves to many charitable and philanthropist works.( Nursery, educational, establishments, hospitals & hospices) This museum shows their collection of […]

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Exploring Marais & The Bastille

By | May 17, 2011

The Marais & The Bastille is such a pretty area of Paris that you must visit! It is full of museums, mansions, and pretty narrow streets with shops. A great things for travelers to know is that there is no admission to any of the museums in Marais. YAY! You can easily spend a day […]

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Musee Picasso will reopen in Spring 2012.

By | May 17, 2011

There were signs everywhere pointing for the direction of Musée Picasso. According to the map in my Eyewitness Travel Top 10 Paris, I was so close, but not close enough! Hmmmm It’s at 5 rue de Thorigny. Let’s start the walk! I was so happy to get to the Picasso Museum after my Indiana Jones […]

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