Paris has the reputation "City of Romance," "City of Lights," and cultural center of Western Society. But, it is also a big international city where regular people live and work everyday; just like any place else.
Here is an undercover view of that world, and "Dreams of Springtime" (supplied by spring bulb gardens all around Paris, and Monet's house in Giverny ;-) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giverny
Travel on the famous Paris Metro.....from old stations to new, from old Paris to new Paris.
SEE PART TWO HERE:
youtube.com/watch?v=Gh6K7SpfCEU&list=UU6BybA2_yyeaXqoB9ftQsYg&feature=share&index=6

Songs are owned by the artists, only played along with video. Nice songs, check out their records :-)

song credits:

1st song:
"Alone in Kyoto" by AIR, on their album "Talkie Walkie"

2nd song:
Si j'étais moi ("If I was") by Zazie, on her album "La Zizanie"

3rd song:
"Happy Ending" by MIKA, on his album "Life in Cartoon Motion"

4th song:
"La mémoire vive" by Etienne Daho, on his albume Corps et Armes"

5th song:
"Les garçons dans les vestiaires" ("The boys in the locker room") by Clarika, on her album "La Fille, Tu Sais.".......cuz while I was filming the fire station they had an alarm,& the guys ran out and took off their clothes to change into fireman clothes ;-)

last song:
"J'envoie Valser" by Zazie, on her album "Zen" .......to end with same kind of tune vid started with, only more modern view...like Paris; & old to new subways (the old man in subway was playing "Ce qui sera sera/What will be, be" on accordion (an old Paris traditional sound)

On Facebook, this is one video; I had to break it into 2 parts here.
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