"The Origins of Paris" Île de la Cité by Carmela71

Île de la Cité Travel Guide: 40 reviews and 119 photos

The origins of Paris was on this little island in the Seine, connected to the city by bridges (and lately via metro too lol)

Here was where the first tribu was settle, but its importance come back to middle ages with Notre-Dame, Sainte-Chapelle and the Conciergerie later on.

Romance at the bridges and the seine….

History at their buildings and the peopel that made Paris what is now.

Art where ever you go …

And Creps lol

But my favourite… walking at night through this area…. I will never forget

All Photos had been take by me or Stace (Beach_dog)

  • Intro Updated Feb 2, 2004
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  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2008 at 6:39 AM

    Funny that VT has this as a separate location, since it is right in the middle of Paris. (On their map they show it as being on Rue Réaumur, over 1 km north of its true location.) But I like the photos in your tips and travelogues.

  • sachara's Profile Photo
    Jul 27, 2005 at 1:27 PM

    Hi Carmen lovely page with wonderful pictures. Next time I have to explore this part of Paris a little bit more....

  • Maillekeukeul's Profile Photo
    May 4, 2005 at 12:36 PM

    Unicamente dos palabras : estupendas fotos !!!

  • Geisha_Girl's Profile Photo
    Nov 6, 2004 at 1:00 AM

    Yes! Last year it was Le Syb's pre-b'day champagne toast at the Sacre Coeur...this year it will be Kristara's pre-b'day champagne toast on a cruise down the Seine! (Syb's pre-b'day tequila fest shall take place later....in VEGAS!) Join us there too? ;-)))

  • Maillekeul's Profile Photo
    May 20, 2004 at 3:17 AM

    Tantas cosas que ver pero tan poco que hacer aqui !!! Magnificas fotos...

  • Beach_dog's Profile Photo
    Jan 8, 2004 at 2:05 PM

    Who was that guy in the tower at Notre Damm... yuck... scary :0P

  • Helga67's Profile Photo
    Jan 2, 2004 at 9:43 AM

    Great tips and pics, next time I will explore this part of Paris a little bit more, it's so nice.

  • SirRichard's Profile Photo
    Dec 16, 2003 at 2:44 PM

    3,40 barato para un cafe? Me quedo en Madrid, Jaja. Preciosas fotos, Carmen!

  • jenniferchin's Profile Photo
    Dec 16, 2003 at 12:15 AM

    Walking along the Seine is so romantic ... I will have to visit France ... soon ... one fine day ... :-)

  • Dec 15, 2003 at 10:43 AM

    I really must visit soon!

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