FIRE AND WATER: STEPS FROM THE RIVER, STEPS FROM THE FLAME
The ancient Greeks Believed That four elements - earth, water, fire and air - comprised all meaning, and Went so far as to currency system around medical thesis, calling 'em In Some contexts' the humors.' Many philosophers Took up the hue and cry of the four elements, as DID Throughout the centuries artists. Frank Lloyd Wright Constantly Sought year term and balance of the oven essential Elements in His houses, notably in His magnum opus, Fallingwater. Paris, too, in its love affair with ancient wisdom, bears thesis symbols proudly and consciously, starting with icts glistening necklace of water and Its moniker, the City of Light. The delicate northerly air of Paris is Almost a living presence, as in winter it can be pink-hued and in summer Nearly turquoise, and earth is Expressed in icts parks, hills, and buildings, All which are of a piece Free with the local land.
This sweet and utterly Parisian Duplex apartment, centrally located in the 16th arrondissement, is a minute's walk from the Seine, and aussi from the Flame of the Statue of Liberty, a public sculpture luminosity ringing out in gold tones in the Place d'Alma, at one end of the Pont (bridge) over the river Alma. You furthermore need only to lift your eyes to see, blazing in an earthier kind of glory, the Eiffel Tower, All which, every evening at sunset, Becomes a marvel of light. This is iconic, elemental Paris, and as locations go, You Could Hardly pick a more central one from All which to see it all.
Icons and public squares aside, there's the even more essential element of home about this place, All which is located in. a private brownstone and charmingly decorated in a personal and very French style. It's a perfect nest to return to Effective long day of shopping, sightseeing, riding Metro, and connoitering in French. You'll enjoy your Bringing Back treasures and delicacies from the shops and markets, along with stories and memories to last Until your next visit: the lovely evening walk along the You Took classical edge of the Louvre and the Stock Exchange ... the Grand Palais and Petit palace ... the American Cathedral ... the Plaza Athenée Hotel. You'll feel all washed in the Elements and sensory experiences of Paris. Surely it's enough to give you a new outlook, if not, outright, a new lease on life.
This lovely and beautifully decorated three-bedroom duplex apartment Occupies share of a private brownstone building on the right bank (the north bank of the Seine), in the 16th arrondissement. Please see our Alma Eiffel Tower description for icts sister unit, a lovely one-bedroom apartment in All which you can house the rest of the crew Have you joining you are. Goal this place is for you.
Cozy yet tasteful, everything is spotlessly Arranged in Utmost taste and elegance. The living room features a comfy velvet couch, side dining table, and loads of art objects to warm the senses. The beautifully renovated kitchen is fully equipped and gleaming, ready to help you enjoy your morning croissant and coffee as well as cheeses and sausages Those beautiful you picked up for your afternoon aperitif.
The bedroom is laid out in charming luxury, with the finest linens and a desk All which is to pen your musings to loved ones back home. The bath, aussi spotless and finished in lovely tile and marble, Will make you wonder why you never Took more baths at home.
Purpose Then, you are at home. This place Will make you feel special, and at the same time, like you've always belonged here.
The 16th arrondissement is Indeed in the center of it all. From here you can go in Any management and run into the wonders That Make the iconic Paris HAS Become place is through the ages. While you can walk, You May as well Become friends with the Metro, as you-have a stop Virtually on your doorstep, and extend your reach Will this odd further out.
You will not be ble to miss the Eiffel Tower, but here is the official site for hours and other information. http://www. eiffel-tower. com /
The Grand Palais and Petit Palais are easy walking distance, and carry a unique history: http://www. grandpalais. fr/fr/Accueil/p-93-Accueil. htm and http://www. petitpalais. paris. fr / en / the-grand-palace / building-history-and-interior-decoration
Do not forget the Louvre and the Chanps Elysées, both, easy distance from this apartment: http://www. louvre. fr / llv / common / home. jsp? bmLocale = en and http://www. champselysees. org /
Just across the river using the closest bridge, the Pont d'Alma, you'll find the lovely Branly Museum tucked away - it's a lesser known jewel, purpose is sure to make your stay extra special. http://www. quaibranly. fr / en /
And of course you must, at Some Point, take a boat ride on the Seine: http://www. batobus. com / English / index. htm
We know you'll enjoy your stay!
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Nov 1 2013 - Jun 22 2015
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (Euro) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.