After a year of test regime, the service Cityscoot is now officially available for Parisians and visitors of the city. This project is the next step of the authorities and business to unload the capital’s roads, to decrease noise on the streets and to improve environmental situation in the city.
As you probably know, there are services on renting bicycles (Velib) and electric cars (Autolib) in Paris. And Cityscoot became the third option to rent an ecologically clean vehicle for all who needs a transport in the city.
People say, Paris is romance! We have checked. In winter, of course, it can be a little cold for romance, but in summer – that’s it! 🙂
No doubt that going to Paris with your sweetheart you would gonna walking around the streets, visiting some museums, tasting French cuisine at a cozy bistro… However, it’s obvious that evening or night promenade in a park will go down a treat. Especially if weather is nice. And summer in Paris is usually warm and dry.
Any tourist city, especially if we talk about such popular ones as Paris, suffers from crimes aimed at travelers firstly. And now we are glad to inform that in 2014 the number of crimes in the French capital began to go down.
The four bells of Notre-Dame de Paris has served their term and were recently removed off the north tower of the cathedral. For the first time the bells have disappeared during the French Revolution and the new were installed in 1856 only. Their ringing celebrated the end of the World War II and liberation of Paris from the Nazis in 1944.
Each of these bells, as humans, has a name: Angélique-Françoise, Antoinette-Charlotte, Hyacinthe-Jeanne and Denise-David. And, of course, they just getting older and suffer from the time. So the long and the short of it there is a need to replace them.