Charles De Gaulle Airport Or Orly Airport
rue des Archives, les Halles, Chatelet, ...
'Bateau Mouche' on the Seine River
There are just so many around the apartment !
Normandie: Deauville, ...
Car: not necessary
Building history: originally founded in the 15th century the Hostel of the Bear and the Lion, was converted into a mansion during the 16th century by the Lords of Rocquencourt, then in the 17th century it was the house of King Henry IV intendant of finances, ... also there's engraved on the facade a vertical declining sundial of the afternoon.
This is probably the oldest dated sundial in the City of Paris: The year 1623 is inscribed in good condition and it is visible from the courtyard of the building.
Today the Marais is a trendy area in Paris known for its nightlife, restaurants, theaters, cafés, bars & terraces !
It is now also famous for the fashion boutiques on rue des Francs Bourgeois, art galleries, interior design and antics furnishing stores.
It is close to many places like the Beaubourg/Pompidou center and the Halles (2 minutes walk), Notre Dame Cathedral in the historic Ile de la Cité (10 minutes walk), place des Vosges (10 minutes walk), the famous Louvre museum is about 20 minutes walk by the Rue de Rivoli .