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A Walk in the 2nd Arrondissement

Marie Hennechart De Bayser art gallery

Photo: Marie Hennechart

Old World meets the Modern World in Paris' Second Arondissement of Paris. The offereings of Rue Chabanais and Rue St.-Anne include books on far-flung destinations, 16th century drawings, organic ceramics, subtly chic fragrances and bubble tea.

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Destinations: Paris

Inspired by: Walk this Block: Paris — by Charlotte Druckman, Published May. 2007

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    Zen Zoo

    This Asian teahouse in the Second Arrondissement is known for its bubble tea, a Taiwanese green or black tea with gummy pearls of tapioca. (Bubble

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    Louisélio

    Louisélio is the name of this Second Arrondissement ceramic studio and shop, as well as the pseudonym of its owner, contemporary artist Véronique G

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    Voyageurs du Monde

    Whether travelers seek a Chilean cruise, a snowmobile safari in Sweden, or winter in a villa on stilts in Maldives, Voyageurs du Monde makes it hap

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    De Bayser

    Serious collectors head to the second arrondissement in search of Old Master drawings. Launched in 1936 by Patrick and Rose-Anne de Bayser, Galerie

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    Different Company

    Located in the heart of the stylish Hotel DeVille district, on the northern bank of the Seine, the Different Company, true to its name, is a differ

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