Best Travel Destinations for Celebrating the New Year

I’m trying to put together in a list some travel destinations to celebrate on the New Year’s Eve. The list doesn’t include necessarily the most popular destinations by certain criteria, but mostly the locations I would love to visit someday.

Niagara Falls, Canada. The celebration of the New Year in a stunning setting is what makes Niagara Falls so attractive. "Party in Niagara" is organized annually by the Niagara Parks Commission, and the event provides an outdoor alcohol-licensed area, food and drink stalls, and spectacular fireworks over the waterfalls. Held annually in Queen Victoria Park, the event attracts around 30,000 people each year. Be sure to stop by Clifton Hills, the major tourist promenade in the town, where local and international musicians perform.

Tokyo, Japan. For the ones wanting to celebrate ahead of schedule, Tokyo is the perfect place to go. The festivities take place from the 29th of December and often till the 4th of January, where you can sing, dance or watch fireworks which mark the entrance in a new year.

Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand is the only country in the world to celebrate the New Year three times annually: once in January for the Chinese New Year, once in April for the Thai New Year and finally at the end of December, as the Western New Year has been accepted as another night to do some serious partying at the many clubs and bars in the city.

Sydney, Australia. Another exciting place to have a memorable New Year celebration is Sydney, the major attraction being the amazing display of fireworks along with music playing, against the backdrop of the Sydney Harbor. Over a million visitors gather here every New Year's Eve, trying to get the best spot to view the fireworks.

London, England. New Year’s Eve party cruises along the Thames are very popular in London, whilst people gather at the London Eye to watch huge fireworks in the wait for Big Ben to chime at midnight.

Make Money Writing Paid Reviews

One of the most popular and profitable ways to generate an additional income from a blog is to do some paid posting through paid blogging networks. A lot of bloggers like to make money online, to be paid for posting their opinions and reviews. If you look to build a good reputation, you have to be professional and consistent. Making money through paid blogging can generate up to $500 income or more per month, in some cases.

As I just spoke in my previous entry about the paid reviews and how they can be successful, now I will just present a service that connects, of course, the advertisers (ready to pay for promoting their products or services) with the bloggers (anxious to get paid in order to write articles). This pay per post service is brought by PaidPublish, a small player in the sponsored review market which brings together, as I said before, bloggers and advertisers. The marketplace is built to allow advertisers to target exact the type of bloggers needed to promote their products, services, press releases or announcements. A great feature for bloggers is that they are allowed to register more than one site in the system. Payments are made exclusively through PayPal.

All you have to do now is to register, reserve some opportunities, write on your blog and make money…

The Key for Successful Sponsored Posts

About the fact that sponsored posts represent or not a danger for the blogs, it was written a lot. What I intend with this article, is to discover some tips to be used when posting sponsored articles without driving away the audience. Because yes, if it is done properly, it doesn’t harm the respective blog.

Credibility is everything. If your readers trust you, then the advertisers have reasons to pay for you to write a post about their products / services. And as you know, they pay more, the more loyal following of readers who come to your blog for advice, you have.

Authenticity of the review. Since the sponsored posts refer to the reviewing of products or services, the idea is to actually use them before doing the review. If you write the articles based on other reviews, it will come out. And this is good neither for your readers nor for the advertisers paying for the post. Why? Because, on a hand, the advertiser will not give you another sponsorship opportunity, and on the other, your readers want to find a real review about a product or a service.

Sponsorship transparency. If you receive compensation in order to write a post, then state it clearly. And here you have some possibilities: it can be mentioned at the top of the article, at the bottom or in the title. Even you can have a special category on your blog named "sponsored posts" or something like that. The idea is to use full disclosure in order not to lose your readers.

Sponsored posts must be kept to a maximum 10% of your content. The golden rule is to keep sponsored posts at a maximum 10% of your blog content. If you write 10 posts per month, then one sponsored post won't drive away your readers. It is not necessary a 100% rule that will ensure you the success. In some cases this 10% rule can be too conservative, but in others can be already too much.

Give your customer what is he paying for. You have to take care also of your advertisers. They are paying money, so they deserve to get full value from your blog. In conclusion, make sure you give your customer what is he paying for. Because if you write the articles just to be written, then the coming opportunities will decrease (in number and/or in amount).

Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year

Since I just got back from a short break taken for Christmas, this post goes only to wish all of my readers a Merry Christmas (even though it is a little late) and a Happy New Year. May your new year be filled with love and happiness!

5 Myths about Credit Cards

If the credit cards are good or bad for an individual user in particular, or for the economy in general, is something debatable. But there are a lot of myths floating around about credit cards. With the examples presented below, I’m trying to separate, as much as I can, the facts from the fiction.

Credit cards are available only if you have great credit. This is definitely false, the credit cards being accessible to people with solid credit histories and, also, to the ones who have either average credit, bad debts or no credit history at all. If you happen to be in one of these situations, you can consider as an alternative a prepaid debit card. This card can be used anywhere as a credit card and if you pay consistently your balance each month, you will end up by improving your credit score.

A credit card with no-limit allows you to buy whatever you want. This is false, most of the credit cards having credit limits established. While some cards are advertised as having no spending limits preset, this is more marketing hype than reality. These cards have also limits that are typically set up based on the incomes of the borrower and the spending patterns.

By using the credit card you save money. This is not entirely true, since if you don't pay off your monthly bills, you will have to pay extra money in order to cover the interest charges. And if you just make the minimum payment every month, it will take more than 10 years in order to pay off the entire credit limit.

You can close your credit card account by simply cutting it up. In reality, if you want to close your credit card account, use your phone and not your scissors. It is a simple procedure; speak with a customer service representative from your credit card issuing company who can help you close the respective account.

Closing your credit card account will remove it from the credit reports. This is also, false. Finance credit reports and collections keep track of the old credit card accounts, and of your behavior. All previously closed accounts will be listed on your credit report, stating that they are closed by the customer.

Museums to Visit in Athens

Yesterday, I just got back from Athens. Even though it was just a short business trip, I had a little time to enjoy some walks around the city remembering that Athens is loaded with museums. Below I will list some of them that, in my opinion, shouldn’t be missed if you stay in the city for a couple of days.

The Acropolis Museum. The Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The museum was built to house every artifact found on the rock and on its feet, from the Greek Bronze Age to Roman and Byzantine Greece. It also lies on the archaeological site of Makrygianni and the ruins of a part of Roman and early Byzantine Athens.

The Benaki Museum. The museum houses Greek works of art from the prehistorical to the modern times, an extensive collection of Asian art, hosts periodic exhibitions and maintains a state-of-the-art restoration and conservation workshop. Although the museum initially housed a collection that included Islamic art, Chinese porcelain and exhibits on toys, its 2000 re-opening led to the creation of satellite museums that focused on specific collections, allowing the main museum to focus on Greek culture over the span of the country's history.

National Archaeological Museum. The National Archaeological Museum houses some of the most important artifacts from a variety of archaeological locations around Greece from prehistory to late antiquity. It is considered one of the great museums in the world and contains the richest collection of artifacts from Greek antiquity worldwide.

Kerameikos Museum. In the ancient cemetery of Athens at the bottom of Ermou past the Monastiraki market it is a nice, but little museum. The Museum houses valuable collection of steles, sculpture, beautiful vases and terracotta figurines unearthed from the site.

Museum of Popular Musical Instruments. This museum located in Athens’ Plaka district is dedicated to Greek Popular Music. You feel happy the minute you walk in and probably you will dance and sing your way through.

National Gallery. The National Art Gallery and Alexander Soutzos Museum is an art museum devoted to Greek and European art from the 14th century to the 20th century.

Renault is Preparing its Return to North America

Renault is thinking to come back in the US market, left by the company since 1987. Even though few Americans have missed the French automaker's presence, many thought the doors would once again open once Nissan was in the fold. That hasn't happened yet, but Gerard Detourbet, the head of Renault's entry-level vehicle division, spoke in an article published by The Wall Street Journal about the fact that the company is, at least, thinking to make a move to North America, with the low-cost Duster SUV.

The Duster, which for now is being build by Dacia in Romania, will eventually be sold as a Renault if it gets to US. Since Duster is a success in emerging markets like South America and Eastern Europe, there could be a chance Renault would give the vehicle a chance in the US. But Detourbet added that Renault doesn’t intent to enter the market with just one vehicle, the most probable approach being to come with a family of affordable vehicles. But it is very probable that nothing will happen within the next three to five years.

Write a Successful Press Release

The press release is one of the most cost-effective and efficient means for getting your news out to a large audience. A well-written release can dramatically increase the sales of a company and expose it to the masses. A professionally written press release can make the difference between a successful press release and a failure. The respective release must have a general interest to the target audience and a strong news angle. In addition, it needs to be written in journalistic rather than marketing style.

So, if you are going to insert a press release in your marketing strategy, take a look at the following tips which will improve, for sure, your work.

Don’t forget the five Ws. And I’m talking about who, what, when, where and why. Remember to state them within the first paragraph.

Create a compelling headline. The headline makes your release stand out. Summarize the primary facts in order to catch the attention of your readers and always mention your company’s name.

Know your audience. Decide who will receive the press release before you begin writing it. After that, distribute it only to media, trade publications and companies relevant to your topic.

Don't just say it. Avoid saying that your product is "unique" or "the best". Instead of just saying it, try to show to the people the benefits (for example, time or money saving).

Use a distribution service. For example, Free Press Release has been one of the major free press release distributors since 2003. A lot of media editors, broadcasters, press journalists and freelancers come to this site for fresh news stories day by day. Any business can benefit from the potential media coverage generated from a well-structured press release. The most important advantage of using this service is that your press release will be sent directly to thousands of important members of the media community without the high costs of hiring a PR agency.

Best Books of 2009: Literature & Fiction

Below, are presented the best ten books of 2009 for literature and fiction. The ranking was made according to the customer orders on, only books published for the first time in 2009 being eligible. So, here they are:

Let the Great World Spin: A Novel by Colum McCann releassed on December 2, 2009. In the dawning light of a summer morning, a summer "hot and serious and full of death and betrayal", the people of lower Manhattan stand hushed, staring up in disbelief at the Twin Towers. It is August 1974, and a mysterious tightrope walker is running, dancing, leaping between the towers, suspended a quarter mile above the ground. In the streets below, a slew of ordinary lives become extraordinary in bestselling novelist Colum McCann’s stunningly intricate portrait of a city and its people.

Wolf Hall: A Novel by Hilary Mantel releassed on October 13, 2009. No other character from the history has been writ larger than Henry VIII, but that didn't stop Hilary Mantel. She strides through centuries, past acres of novels, histories, biographies, and plays confident in the knowledge that to recast history's most mercurial sovereign. But, it's not the King she needs to see, and one of the King's most mysterious agents, Thomas Cromwell. A self-made man and remarkable polymath, he ascends to the King's right hand. Having little interest in what motivates his Majesty, and although he makes way for Henry's marriage to the infamous Anne Boleyn, Cromwell is honored and hopes to secure a free future to England.

Brooklyn: A Novel by Colm Toibin releassed on May 5, 2009. Committed to a quiet life in little Enniscorthy, Ireland, the industrious young Eilis Lacey finds herself swept up in an unplanned adventure to America, engineered by the family priest and her glamorous sister, Rose. Eilis's determination to embrace the spirit of the journey makes a bittersweet center for Brooklyn. The Author's spare portrayal of this contemplative girl is achingly lovely, and every sentence rings with truth. Readers will find themselves swept across the Atlantic with Eilis to a boarding house in Brooklyn where she painstakingly adapts to a new life, reinventing herself and her surroundings in the letters she writes home.

This Is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper releassed on August 6, 2009. This is a wonderful book and will make laugh out loud to everybody who will read it. Is a truly incandescent story about love of all kinds and forgiveness. Judd Foxman is separated and heading towards divorce, unemployed, and living in a basement apartment, all of which are directly related to the affair his wife Jen is having with Wade, Judd's boss. Then Foxman's father dies of cancer, leaving a final request that his entire family sit shiva seven days, and Judd and his siblings return to the suburban home where they grew up. This of course means seven days in his parent's house with his dysfunctional family, including his mom, a sexy, "I've-still-got-it" shrink fond of making horrifying TMI statements; his older sister, Wendy, and her distracted hubby and three kids; his older brother, Paul, and his wife; and his youngest brother, Phillip, the "Paul McCartney of our family: better-looking than the rest of us, always facing a different direction in pictures, and occasionally rumored to be dead."

A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore releassed on September 1, 2009. After 11 years since Author’s last book and 15 since her last novel, Moore brings to the attention of the readers the portrait of a Midwest college town seen through the eyes of Tassie Keltjin, a student from the country whose mind has been lit up by learning but who spends nearly all this story out of class, as a nanny for a couple who have adopted a toddler. Tassie's a bit of a toddler herself, testing the world as if through her teeth, and she finds the world stranger and more deeply wounded the more she learns of it. Her investigations make A Gate at the Stairs sad, hilarious, and thrillingly necessary.

Tinkers by Paul Harding releassed on January 1, 2009. Harding's outstanding debut unfurls the history and final thoughts of a dying grandfather surrounded by his family in his New England home. George Washington Crosby repairs clocks for a living and on his deathbed revisits his turbulent childhood as the oldest son of an epileptic smalltime traveling salesman. The descriptions of the father's epilepsy and the cold halo of chemical electricity that encircled him immediately before he was struck by a full seizure are stunning, and the household's sadness permeates the narrative as George returns to more melancholy scenes.

Spooner by Pete Dexter releassed on September 24, 2009. This book is about Warren Spooner, a sad sack. His mother despises him as the surviving twin from a hideously painful delivery. He's not very smart, and his one redeeming talent (baseball) is nullified by catastrophic injury. He gets into trouble, a lot. Though he manages to organize his life through marriage and a job, the self-destructive behavior endures.

Sag Harbor: A Novel by Colson Whitehead releassed on April 28, 2009. The action of the books takes the readers to the year 1985. The 15-year-old Benji Cooper, one of the only black students at his elite Manhattan private school, leaves the city to spend three largely unsupervised months living with his younger brother Reggie in an enclave of Long Island's Sag Harbor, the summer home to many African American urban professionals. Benji's a Converse-wearing, Smiths-loving, Dungeons & Dragons-playing nerd whose favorite Star Wars character is the hapless bounty hunter Greedo. But Sag Harbor is a coming-of-age novel whose plot side-steps life-changing events writ large. The book's leisurely eight chapters mostly concern Benji's first kiss, the removal of braces, BB gun battles, slinging insults with his friends, and working his first summer job.

The Informers by Juan Gabriel Vásquez releassed on July 30, 2009. A virtuosic novel about family, history, memory, and betrayal from the brightest new Latin American literary talent working today. When Gabriel Santoro's biography is scathingly reviewed by his own father, a public intellectual and famous Bogotá rhetorician, Gabriel could not imagine what had pierced his icy exterior to provoke such a painful reaction. A volume that catalogues the life of Sara Guterman, a longtime family friend and Jewish immigrant, since her arrival in Colombia in the 1930s, A Life in Exile seemed a slim, innocent exercise in recording modern history.

Cutting for Stone: A novel by Abraham Verghese releassed on February 3, 2009. Lauded for his sensitive memoir about his time as a doctor in eastern Tennessee at the onset of the AIDS epidemic in the 80s, Verghese turns his formidable talents to fiction, mining his own life and experiences in a magnificent, sweeping novel that moves from India to Ethiopia to an inner-city hospital in New York City over decades and generations. Sister Mary Joseph Praise, a devout young nun, leaves the south Indian state of Kerala in 1947 for a missionary post in Yemen. During the arduous sea voyage, she saves the life of an English doctor bound for Ethiopia, Thomas Stone, who becomes a key player in her destiny when they meet up again at Missing Hospital in Addis Ababa.

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Zein Tea

Unhealthy diet, stress and lack of movement are the problems of the modern man, problems leading to obesity and a body full of toxins. One solution, for both men and women, is said to be the Zein detoxifying tea. It is a 100% natural herbal tea, which helps in weight loss programs and also purifies blood, stimulates liver and gives strength and vitality to the body.

The other benefits of the Zein tea are (as declared by the producer): keeps and active stomach, removes continuously the toxins, reduces efficiently the body weight while retaining the muscles, improves skin texture and appearance and regulates the level of cholesterol.

Did anybody try this tea, so far? And if yes, what are the results?

Link-Only Opportunities from inPostLinks

A new service for monetizing blogs is available for more than 2 weeks already: link-only opportunities from inPostLinks. This service is a replacement for the original version of The only difference is that the opportunities are link only, which means you don’t have to write reviews or to endorse anything. The only thing to be done is placing the link on a post. The way of integrating it into relevant content (but not with a review or endorsement) represents the fully responsibility of the blogger.

And what are supposed to be the advantages of this new system? Improved functionality, improved disclosure and more opportunities. Instead, the first reactions received so far from the users, refer only to the small amounts offered for the opportunities, in some cases being 50 cents for a pr2 or pr3 blog.

My question is if anybody who tried already this service, managed to get some real interesting opps? And if so, how much you earned until now?

Top 5 Attractions in Turkey

It is very easy to name one of the reasons for which Turkey is considered one of the best places in the world to go on holiday. And if you already chose Turkey as your next holiday destination, below I will try to give you some tips about the places you should definitely visit on this holiday.

Blue Mosque. Blue Mosque is one of the most beautiful mosques in the world, having its name derived from the blue tiles decorating the interior. Built in 1616 by Mehmet Aga, the imperial architect, in grace and beautiful proportions intended to reflect the splendor of Islam, it was the supreme Imperial Mosque of the Ottoman Empire.

Gulet cruising on the coast. A gulet is a traditional wooden sailing ship with a specific design from this part of the world. The tourism in the region is made special for this purpose: to travel on these unique ships. The swimming in the magnificent clear and blue water or the Mediterranean bathing the coasts, these are memories that will keep you warm during the colder winter months.

Pamukkale. Pamukkale is one of the natural wonders of the world. Being a unique geological formation dating for over 14.000 years, the spring waters at Pamukkale have therapeutic qualities and since antiquity have been supposed to cure rheumatism, kidney or heart diseases. In Hierapolis, which means sacred-city, the theater, the Temple of Apollo, the Colonnaded Street, Byzantine Gate, Plutonium and Necropolis are some of the highlights that you don’t have to miss in your trip here. For example, the Necropolis has approximately 1000 tombs and it is the largest in Minor Asia.

Istanbul. Perfectly placed between the Black and Aegean seas, Istanbul is the capital of Turkish culture, commerce and government. The city is a riot of colors and spectacle, and is the perfect destination for a city break holiday in Turkey. The city had and still has huge historical, religious and military significance, and would create a significant memory from any holiday in Turkey.

St. Sophia Museum. Haghia Sophia Museum, the great masterpiece of Byzantine art, was built by Justinian in 6th century. At the time it was built, it was the largest church in existence. The church was sacked by the latins during the 4th crusade in 1204 and a lot of its treasures were taken to the west. When Contantinople (today’s Istanbul) was conquered by the Ottoman Sultan, Mehmet II in 1453, it was converted into a mosque and since 1936 it has been a museum. The interior is decorated with wonderful Byzantine mosaics dating from 6th to 13th century.

Mastering the Art of French Cooking

With the help of this book, you will learn how to cook the basic French recipes. Mastering the Art of French Cooking, published on the 1st of December, represent the perfect gift for any lover of the French food. This boxed set brings together Mastering the Art of French Cooking, first published in 1961, and its sequel, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Volume Two, published in 1970.

Mastering the Art of French Cooking is for both seasoned cooks and beginners who love good food and long to reproduce at home the savory delights of the classic cuisine, from the historic Gallic masterpieces to the seemingly artless perfection of a dish of spring-green peas. The techniques learned in this book, with more than one hundred instructive illustrations, can be applied to recipes in all other cookbooks, making them infinitely usable. In compiling the secrets of famous Cordon Bleu chefs, the authors produced a magnificent volume that continues to have a place of honor in all kitchens.

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Tips for drawing attention to your blog

Every owner of a blog wants to attract attention to his site. Some says that the content is the key, but others that the promotion of the content is everything. In fact, what is the point of having good quality content if no one sees it? There are a lot of strategies all over the internet meant to convince users to visit a specific web page, but not all of them are working. Below, are presented some of the best methods of attracting attention to your site:

The title is the most important. The first contact of your readers with the posts published is the title. A catchy title, will definitely keep up the interest of the visitors to your blog. Another way to draw attention to your posts is to be rated high in social bookmarking sites as Digg or Delicious. Having in view that this rating is based on the votes of the users at these sites and that many of them will only see your title in a list when they vote, it results that the title is far more important than the rest of the post.

Good quality content. Once you have decided on a good title, it is very important that the text delivers the content promised by the title. There is nothing more annoying than reading a text which doesn’t have to do at all with his title. The promises delivered in the beginning, must be kept. On the other side, the text must be focused on the subject. In online, the reading is not in the same way as reading offline a book or a magazine. On blogs, people want to find, as faster as possible, what they are looking for. To this end, short paragraphs and sub-headers must be used.

Provide resources. An online reputation can be built also by providing easy to use resources. Here, how-to articles, step-by-step instructional articles or question-answer articles can be used. This is due mainly because these types of articles are very simple to understand.

Add useful applications to your blog. Providing a free and useful application to your readers is another way of drawing attention. The advantage of this technique is that once people come to your site for the respective application, it is a lot easier to get them to view your other content.

Run a competition. Many bloggers can thank to some smart competitions for their success. Competitions are particularly popular if there are no or few strings attached. Internet users are getting more wary about giving out their emails, so it can sometimes be worth sacrificing an information-gathering opportunity in the hopes of drawing repeat traffic.

Learn continuously about increasing your blog traffic. A lot of websites offer good and reliable SEO articles, which can be very helpful in the effort of building awareness for your blog.

Raising a Father

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Raising a Father. All opinions are 100% mine.

Raising a Father is not just a book written by Arjun Sen, it is a father’s memorable experience, a father who realized, at the edge of 37, that he did not know his daughter at all. It is an experience that many people gone through, but they are too busy to see it and to learn the lesson. The book brings out this simple message of re-adjusting the priorities, before being too late.

Each story of the book marks the journey of a father which leaves behind the corporate world in order to become a real dad. First of all, here is emphasized the importance of taking responsibility in relationships and introduced the concept of taking measure of your relationships. Seeing the relationship with his daughter reduced only to phone calls on birthdays, the author left corporate America. The journey of becoming a true father began with the establishment of a home-based consulting company in Denver, which is the favorite city of his 10-year-old daughter. Today, Arjun Sen measures the success differently: his daughter leaves for college in a few years, and he believes that his success is determined by the time spent with her. Raising a Father is the story of a young daughter using all her charm, patience, love, and caring nature to teach her father how to be a better dad and person.

After reading the entire book, you will want for sure to share it with all your friends. Watch also the trailer of the book, if what lays written above doesn’t convinced you to pick it up and read it…

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Feeling the Rhythm of Cuba

Cuban music, having its main roots in Spain and West Africa, has been influenced over time by diverse genres from different countries like France, the United States or Puerto Rico. Reciprocally, Cuban music has been an important influence in other countries, contributing not only to the development of jazz and salsa, but also to Argentinean Tango or to Spanish Nuevo Flamenco.

Below, I will try to recommend you some interesting albums which will bear you from the late 70s to the present. For songs that evoke the soul of Cuba wracked by the time, you will have to listen to Buena Vista Social Club album, a recording of veteran Cuban musicians. A contemporary rhythm you will hear on Malembe album of the band Cubanismo, which introduces the modern style in the traditional music. Not least, on A Lo Cubano album released by the group Orishas you will have the opportunity to listen the influence of hip hop music upon the salsa rhythms.

Discover Montmartre

The Montmartre Hill is very famous for the Sacre-Coeur Basilica and its fantastic panoramic view over Paris, but is also a gastronomical and cultural area with an authentic charm. Very rural until a century ago, Montmartre is nowadays the last village in the big city of Paris.

Montmartre, primarily known for the white Basilica of Sacre Coeur as I mentioned before, is also famous as a nightclub district. The other church on this hill is Saint Pierre de Montmartre, which claims to be the location at which the Jesuit order of priests was founded. The lovely old Moulin de La Galette, the last Montmartre windmill, inspired famous artists. Today, the many painters on Place du Tertre are always ready to sketch out your face, which can be a nice souvenir from Paris. They remind us of the many great artists like: Renoir, Monet, Van Gogh or Picasso who lived there in late 19th / early 20th centuries.

Walking at random across Montmartre, you will discover gardens, old houses, steep streets and staircases with splendid Paris views. In conclusion, forget the well-trodden path and open the door to another Montmartre, the last village of Paris, with its beautiful streets full of history, charm and happiness.