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A French Christmas at Vaux-le-Vicomte

Vaux-le-Vicomte has all the wonder to bring out your ‘inner child’ ­– glittering lights, an enormous tree in the Grand Salon, an enchanted forest where stuffed animals peek out from snow-covered boughs and branches, fires crackling in fireplaces, and tables set for a feast. It also dazzles with its history.



Wasteful tourism in the French capital

They smell. I suppose I should have guessed this, but somehow silly me thought this tourist attraction would have found a way to eradicate the cesspool-y odors. That being said, it was not so bad. You get used to it. It’s a not-your-average-day-of-sightseeing experience...
 Paris, France