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Jardin du Luxembourg

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The grand front garden of the Luxembourg Palace, this park is a place to relax. Ordered and neat in the French style favouring long promenades and large mirror ponds, this is never the less a place to sit and play flaneur and watch the world go by. A puppet theatre, carousel and playground with a fence will keep the little ones out of your hair while you read the Sunday papers in front of a pond overlooked by graceful statues of French queens, beside the first version of the Statue of Liberty or take a stroll along the pathways lined with large neat flower pots.

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The garden created in 1617 by "Boyeau de La Bareaudière", first theorist of the French garden, on Marie de Médicis's initiative, organized itself around a central flowerbed crowned with terraces. Two thousand elms aligned in square framed the … Read more...

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