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Rives de Seine – Paths for all

Presidential elections in full play but it’s not a reason to stop Paris City Hall’s work for people! 🙂 It got warmer outdoors and we are happy to share a pleasant news with you – in Paris Rives de Seine (Banks of the Seine) Park was opened.

Rives de Seine is an equipped recreation area for bicyclists and pedestrians on both sides of the river. Paths of the Banks of the Seine has length of 4.5 kilometers on the right bank and 2.5 – on the left one.

Sports and cultural entertainments are available for guest of the park; cafes, restaurants, souvenir shops, bike repair shops will be opened soon.

As the mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo said, “Rives de Seine” is the end of highway along the Seine, now these areas are back to kids and pedestrians.

Photos: nouvelobs.com

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Le 02 septembre 2012. Debutes a la mi-juillet, les travaux de reamenagement de la rive droite des berges de la Seine se sont acheves cette semaine. Des aujourd'hui, les pietons et cyclistes peuvent profiter de 1,2 km de bord de Seine avec des trottoirs elargis, entre le square de lÕHotel de Ville et le bout du quai Henri IV (4e). Ici, le nouveau square de l'Hotel de Ville. Paris, FRANCE-02/09/2012./Credit:WARTNER/20 MINUTES/SIPA/1209031711