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What would locals like others know about Paris? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion:

Headlines
Paris’ famous Champs-Élysées set for green transformation – CNN
Coronavirus: Paris to shut bars and raise alert to maximum – BBC
The invisible city beneath Paris – New Yorker
A Three-Day Expedition To Walk Across Paris Entirely Underground
Paris Metro Map – The Redesign
https://www.dezeen.com/2016/11/17/m6b2-tower-biodiversity-maison-edouard-francois-plant-covered-housing-block-paris-france
http://www.pierrelexcellent.com/2016/10/edouard-francois-tour-de-la-biodiversite-m6b2-a-paris
http://parisisinvisible.blogspot.com.au/2016/05/the-sporting-star-who-fell-to-earth.html
http://www.creativeboom.com/photography/neglected-utopia-photographer-explores-the-forgotten-modernist-estates-of-paris
13 months: how long it will take Paris to recover – Telegraph
http://www.france24.com/en/20150926-paris-car-free-sunday-pollution-hidalgo-september-27
http://soundlandscapes.wordpress.com/2014/09/08/soundwalking-in-paris-with-antonella-radicchi
http://soundlandscapes.wordpress.com/2014/04/27/rue-vavin-a-soundwalk
http://maptia.com/mikeachim/stories/how-to-panic-your-way-across-paris
http://www.theatlanticcities.com/neighborhoods/2014/02/paris-mayoral-candidate-has-big-plans-citys-old-metro-stations/8324
http://www.gourmandemom.com/twelve/2013/06/the-dinner-party-technology-cookeningcom-innovation-technology-and-the-sharing-economy-in-france.html
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/pamela-poole/my-little-paris-startup_b_1691412.html
http://www.bbc.com/travel/blog/20120605-the-great-outdoors-in-urban-paris

Parks
parisinfo.com
tous-les-horaires
Wikipedia


Luxembourg Gardens (Jardin de Luxembourg)
open air museum of XIXth century sculpture
senat.fr
Wikipedia

Current Time
Paris
If it is 4pm in Paris, what time is it elsewhere?

Flickr Groups
Current events in Paris

Twitter
@soundlandscapes
@LaTourEiffel

Recommended listening
Designing Grand Cities: what we can learn from Paris – In the late 90s, the French government announced a visionary consultation inviting ten multi-disciplinary teams, led by architects, to completely re-imagine Paris as a sustainable 21st century metropolis.

Music of the metro – Among the millions of passengers riding the Paris Metro each day are the city’s musicians, who squeeze their instruments through the ticket gates to busk in the subways.

Nature_Capitale_Paris_2010_071

Videos

Eiffel Tower
Is it Illegal to Take Photographs of the Eiffel Tower at Night?
Do Night Photos of the Eiffel Tower Violate Copyright?
Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel
@LaTourEiffel

Elsewhere on the Web
parisisinvisible.blogspot.com.au
Affordable Paris
http://www.parisgreeter.fr
http://www.pari-roller.com

Paris: Sustainable Tourism Destination
Paris Info
nolovelocks.com
soundlandscapes.wordpress.com@soundlandscapes

Louvre
louvre.fr
@MuseeLouvre

Champs-Élysées
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champs-%C3%89lys%C3%A9es
http://www.champselysees.org
http://www.monument-paris.com/champs-elysees.htm

Where to eat
http://cinq-mars-restaurant.com
http://www.frenchie-restaurant.com

Bikes
Velib.paris

TripAdvisor
Things to do in Paris
Luxembourg Gardens

Espaces d’Abraxas
Iconic designs: Espaces d’Abraxas – The development’s muted colour palette, from grey to pale pink, gives it a mysterious air, a fantasy bastion with a filmset quality; which is why it was used in films like The Hunger Games and Terry Gilliam’s dystopian Brazil.
Noisy-le-Grand – Wikipedia

Embedded Tweets

Wikipedia
Paris
Montparnasse Cemetery

Celebrations

Features

Planeta.com

https://www.planeta.com/france-links

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