Thirza Vallois is the author of the highly acclaimed series Around and About Paris. She holds several postgraduate degrees from the Sorbonne, including the prestigious agrégation. Acknowledged worldwide as a Paris expert, Vallois is regularly invited to lecture throughout the world
Thirza Vallois is the author of the highly acclaimed series Around and About Paris. Acknowledged worldwide as a Paris expert, Vallois is regularly invited to lecture throughout the world. She has written the Paris entry for the Encarta Multimedia Software Encyclopedia, and contributes regularly to magazines, radio, and television, notably United Airlines' Hemispheres, Condé Nast Traveller, BBC, PBS, CNN, The Travel Channel, The Discovery Channel, and The French Cultural Channel
I picked up this book to help me with ideas on romantic places and things to do in Paris, as I was making my first trip there with my husband. I fell in love with this book. The author is Sorbonne educated, Tirza Vallois, who has lived 40 years in the city of lights. It is obvious that she loves her city and is happy to help lovers and those who love romance to see her city at it's best.
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Thirza has lived in Paris for nearly half a century. She's the author of the three-volume series "Around and About Paris," "Romantic Paris," and "Aveyron: A Bridge to French Arcadia. She also wrote Hemispheres' award-winning story and video, "Three Perfect Days in Paris. Poet Stéphane Mallarmé and his Influence on the Impressionists. Thirza Vallois -. October 17, 2016.
How about: Square du Vert-Galant sitting on a bench watching the river boats cruise past
How about: Square du Vert-Galant sitting on a bench watching the river boats cruise past. Then theres Place de Furstenberg under the Catalpa tree or at night when a Parisian street lamp in the middle of the square delivers a romantic glow. Try to get something early evening while it's still somewhat light so you can experience the unbelievable stained glass! Even if you decide against a concert the upper church is a must see, much more beautiful than Notre Dame IMHO. Also gihly recommend a book called " ch. Reply.
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Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century.
Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from 1800 to 1850. Romanticism was characterized by its emphasis on emotion and individualism as well as glorification of all the past and nature, preferring the medieval rather than the classical.
Romantic Paris is an invitation to join in an around-the-clock and a dream-come-true celebration of the ultimate city of romance. Written by acknowledged Paris resident of over forty years who has been writing about the city for nearly fifteen years, Thirza Vallois has the place at her fingertips and gives you the best of the best of romantic Paris. Vallois walks you to all the city's treasured spots and secret corners, and provides you with a choice of fabulous places-hotels, restaurants, cafés, shops, museums, night life-that she has carefully selected to suit couples of all ages, all budgets, and as varied a spectrum as possible.
Romantic Paris is the ideal guide for those who seek to enjoy Paris at its most stylish and most sensual. Interwoven with charming as well as outrageous anecdotes and stories of the city's love life throughout the ages, Romantic Paris makes for an exciting and entertaining read. Filled with gorgeous pictures, it also makes a perfect gift for lovers of the city, and is an invaluable companion even if you are visiting the city on your own.