By Heather Stimmler-Hall
Written through a Paris resident, here's each local of the town, the forests and parks, plus prompt day-trips to majestic ch?teaux and actual medieval villages. purchasing adventures, wine and nutrients, dance and drama, language and literature, nightlife and leisure ? the writer exhibits you the way to become involved in all of it, even if via cooking sessions, dance classes, language classes, luxurious spas or wine gala's. city and neighborhood maps, colour photographs, totally listed.
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Adventure Guide Paris & lle-de-France (Adventure Guides Series) by Heather Stimmler-Hall