Blend Of Eclectic Arts And Architecture, Paris

Amazing Europe | | October 22, 2009 at 2:18 am


Recognized as an ideal exotic destination, Paris is a shimmering spot which shines for its unmatchable style. Paris is the most-followed after city in terms of style in whole Europe.

Paris remains to be a deeply traditional, village-like metropolitan city and forming notorious image are its set of conceit cosmopolitan populace. But every city has some or the other consistencies and incongruous aspects that shape the structure of the city. The striking features consists of charming ye-candies like the small lanes, narrow passageways of Quartier Latin and Montmarte, scenic bird’s eye view ranging from the Louvre to the La Defense, array of street markets, lovely traditional pedestrian arcades overlooking the huge underground commercial complexes of Montparnasse and Les Halles. Grandeur quarters enriched with patrician wealth against the lively clutter of poor districts.


Paris is an enthralling paradise loaded with captivating charms like the premier memorial monuments bestowing mesmerizing views of Pantheon, sophisticated and arrogant Eiffel Tower and the spectacular glasswork of Louvre Pyramid. Other human scale attractions include superb, secretive tiny nooks hidden away from the Grands Boulevards, conspicuous small communities gathering around boules, local boulangerie and cafes. Paris’s culture is markedly changed because of vast immigration and gay populations. Even though extraordinary buildings are commissioned and set up, tremendous structures of the city like restaurants, cafes, trails are strikingly relentless.

eiffel tower

However, Paris makes a good city for those who love to wander aimlessly as it affords great spots for idle meanderers or considerate avenue walkers. Other options for those who love to explore streets by the means of shopping, chilling walks, café sittings can freely roam in the lively Marais, exquisite St. Germain and idealistic Montmarte. The poking aspect of lack of open spaces is compensated by the lush formal gardens, open pavements and passageways besides River Seine, and lots more concealed and endless spots. The city is a treasure of legendary monuments and grandeur contemporary architecture; all these sights encircle people while they are strolling in the city. These magnificent architecture forms are the glory and make the city proud and assist the people from getting lost in the huge city.

Louvre pyramids

Apart from being enriched with awe-inspiring architects, it is overwhelmed with proliferation of art galleries. The city houses almost 150 art galleries and historic museums amidst which few are washouts. It is even loaded with innumerable cafes, brasseries and restaurants that string up in almost every street and avenue. The city can’t fit in an appropriate description as it is contemporary, traditional or something else because the city’s diversity is its trademark. The wide-ranging art forms, decors and style are exquisite ranging from unconventional fashion to customary temples, glassy palaces, and small bistrots which entirely concentrates on cooking to serving active Vietnamese guests. All these pose a tough competition to everyone. Entertainment after dark gets excellent with the city theatres and concert halls hosting innovative and premier world productions of theatre and dance. Those who want to re-visit the classic epoch can get in the spectacular classical concerts which take place in lovely architectural settings, especially chapels and churches. Paris can be called as a ‘real cinema capital,’ so art enthusiasts make a trip to this eclectic and vibrant spot to gaze world’s finest art forms. The city’s lively cultural mix makes it stand firmly at the premier spot of the world music scene.

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