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Old May 29th, 2008, 07:59 PM   #1
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A long walk in Paris' main business district, part 2

Part 1

So we can continue into the little street of QCA.

1. Rue de Penthieve.

2.

3. Rue de Miromesnil.

4.

5. Rue de Penthieve.

6.

7.

8. Rue Cambaceres.

9. Rue Roquepines

10. Rue d'Astorg

11.

12. Boulevard Malesherbes.

13.

14.

15. Saint Augustin

16.

17.

18. Rue de la Boetie. A "street" that I did not knew before

19.

20.

21.

22.

23.

24.

25.

26.

27.

28. Miromesnil metro main entrance.

29. Rue de Miromesnil.

30. Rue de la Boetie.

31.

32.

33. Very nice buildings here, intersection of the Rue de Boetie andAvenue Delcasse.

34.

35. On the other side, Avenue Percier.

36. When i took this picture it was exactly 12 p.m

37. Four...

38. Avenue Percier.

39. Special dedicace pour Cyril

40.

41.

42. Rue de la Baume.

43. Boulevard Haussmann.

44.

45. Rue de la Boetie.


To be continued.
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Old May 29th, 2008, 08:20 PM   #2
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Streets of Paris Thanks for those pics
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Old May 29th, 2008, 10:09 PM   #3
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46.

47.

48. Debut of the lunch time.

49.

50.

51.

52. We continue in Avenue de Matignon.

53. I see two style in this building.

54.

55.

56. Rue du faubourg Saint Honore.

57.

58. Back in Avenue Matignon.

59.

60. Even the msot prestigious Avenues of Paris have ugly post wars building.

61.

62. AXA hq the building could be nicer with a cleaner cladd.

63. They have a very little private park.

64. Usually IKEA advert are great not this one, see the bus and you will understand.

65. Rue du Faubourg Saint Honere.

66. I know that American love these Smart cars.

67. Rue Jean Mermoz.

68. Intersection of between Rue de Boetie and Rue du Faubourg Saint Honore. Fifth...

69. Look at how beautiful is my city.

70.


To be continued, we are at 500m of the Champs Elysees.
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Old May 30th, 2008, 02:16 PM   #4
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71.

72.

73. We continue in Rue de la Boetie narrower here.

74.

75.

76. I love the narrow street like this.

77. Tear it down and build a nice glassy building.

78.

79. I also like the dark street, a sunny day.

80.

81.

82.

83. Finally we arrive in the Champs Elysees with big Monoprix Virgin Megastor building.

84. En revoir Rue de la Boetie.

85. Bonjour les Champs Elysees. It look cool to be businessman.

86.

87.

88.

89.

90. Sixth...

91.

92. To be honest we know to much the Champs, the little streets are more interresting.

93. Rue de Berri.

94. 70's and red... yeah.

95.

96. Nice facade.

97. Rue de Ponthieu.

98. Continue in Rue de Berry.

99. People always think "oh the center of Paris is so nice and they don't have failure because everything date of before the WWI", Look at how they are wrong.

100.

101. I love street like this one.

102. 1920's 1930's building, inspirated by the american skyscrapers.

103.

104. Seventh...

105.


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Old May 30th, 2008, 02:57 PM   #5
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Interesting! I realize there are many streets I just don't know yet.
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Old May 30th, 2008, 07:13 PM   #6
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I like the buildings on pictures 58, 62 and especially 101/102.
Great tour and thank you for the architecture you made me discover in the 8th!
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Old May 31st, 2008, 11:04 PM   #7
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106. Rue Berry

107.

108.

109.

110. Rue du Faubourg Saint Honore.

111. Rue Berry

112.

113.

114.

115. Boulevard Haussmann.

116.

117. Very nice building.

118. Rue de Courcelles.

119.

120. An other failed modern building with old style.

121. Ugly.

122.

123. Rue du docteur Lancereaux.

124.

125.

126. Rue de Courcelles, Place du Perou, an asian style building.

127. Rue de Monceaux

128.

129.

130. Place de Narvick.

131.

132. Boulevard Haussmann.

133.

134. Rue de Laborde.

135.

136. Place Saint Augustin.

137.

138.

139.

140.


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Old June 1st, 2008, 01:52 AM   #8
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126. Rue de Courcelles, Place du Perou, an asian style building.
Never noticed this one before. Nice.
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Old June 2nd, 2008, 07:50 PM   #9
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I knew it before, it is near the Parc Monceau.

That's true the 8th arrondissement is rather unknow exepted by the people who work here.
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Old June 2nd, 2008, 08:12 PM   #10
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Very beautiful pictures of a delightful city! I have never been there.
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Old August 17th, 2008, 06:14 PM   #11
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Wow, Paris is such a beautiful city.
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Old December 3rd, 2008, 02:30 AM   #12
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102. 1920's 1930's building, inspirated by the american skyscrapers.
I been inside this building few weeks ago and I was wrong.
Only the facade date of the 1920's 1930's, the building was clearly build in the 1990's.



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Old December 3rd, 2008, 08:39 AM   #13
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It's often the case in the district!
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Just came across this thread, great tour. I like 19th pic the most. And you are so bold taking pics of people like that.
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