This blog is designed for and best viewed by Mozilla FIREFOX (Internet Explorer produces spacing irregularities). **** Paris has become simply awful - a kind of earthquake of motorcars, buses, trams, trucks, taxis and other howling and swooping and colliding engines (1922). Edith Wharton Edith Wharton **** Rest? With all eternity before me? Sara Bernhardt (actress b. 1844, Paris) Sarah Bernhardt (b. 1844 in Paris) **** With well over 25 million visitors a year, Paris is the most popular tourist destination in the world.
**** 16,000 restaurants and cafés in Paris have a license to serve food and drink from the sidewalk.