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Montmartre and Sacré-Cœur

sunny 22 °C

We all meet at Pigalle metro station to begin our exploration of Montmartre. An area of Paris famed for it's artistic community, past residents included Picasso, Dali, Monet and Van Gogh. The Basilique du Sacré-Cœur offers commanding views over the city:


...while the main square allows artists and caricaturists to ply their trade:


On this trip Ben discovered a chain of stores called Pylones. They specialise in novelty gifts – but with a little extra wit attached. Here's a bottle opener I purchased, done the "Pylones" way:


Posted by scottness 18:22 Archived in France Tagged paris

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