A major event in the history of France whose details are often overlooked.
Strolls, popular atmosphere and nightlife: a district with multiple, and sometimes unexpected, charms.
People who subsisted on alms in exchange for their prayers.
In its time largest drinking water reservoir in the world, a gigantic building built during the Haussmannian works, still in operation.
When the Pont-Neuf was the beating heart of the city, where acrobats and tooth-pullers reigned for several centuries.
Died at 20, after the French Revolution, he became a symbol of religious fanaticism. A statue in Montmartre pays homage to him.
(Français) Mêlant histoire et architecture, les cariatides sont parmi les plus belles décorations d'immeubles ou de palais. Petite histoire d'un ornement...
Nicknamed "the French suffragette", her grave is visible in the Père-Lachaise cemetery. Portrait of an activist who has fallen into oblivion.