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Calling all geeks and engineers!

sunny 22 °C

"Attention, calling all geeks and engineers, next stop: Musée des Arts et Métiers". The very first technical and industrial museum, this pantheon of technical inventions has it all - 16th century astrolabes, pendulums, marine chronometers, steam engines, early cameras, looms, aeroplanes... even a mars rover! Enough to awaken the inner geek in us all:

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The following day, with a tear in my eye, it was time to bid Paris adieu. Farewell drinks were at "Le Passy" near Mark's apartment on the Right Bank (16th arrondissement). Then it was off to CDG for the 27 hour flight home. Arrived in Sydney on the Friday. Time to look for a job...

Posted by scottness 19:09 Archived in France Tagged paris

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