Apartment – 39 rue de Vaugirard – short term rental

Apartment - 39 rue de Vaugirard - short term rental, Apartment features, Where to stay

Don’t drink the water!

It's been some thirty plus years since there were any water purity issues in Europe (though I've heard of recent problems in Barcelona), but that doesn't mean you should drink every bit of water you see. ... In older buildings where you're not sure of the water supply, it's wise to drink filtered water or buy your water at the store, especially if you are staying there for an extended period. ... All but about 3 percent of public pipelines containing lead have been replaced with nontoxic materials, according to the American Water Works Association, a water-treatment industry scientific and educational group.

Apartment - 39 rue de Vaugirard - short term rental

New Monoprix open next to our apartment

Now, instead of walking to the end of the block to the store, we have a Monop (a mini Monoprix) three doors away next to the pastry shop,at 33 rue de Vaugirard. It's a far bigger selection than the Huit a 8 at the end of the block though their selection of fruits and vegetables leaves much to be desired. We are back in our apartment for 10 days and enjoying refinding old loves and finding new ones.

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A city’s best-kept secret by Conde Nast Traveler

Means that it's no longer a best-kept secret. Oh well! This particular secret has already been found as it is right next to our place on Rue Vaugirard. Sadaharu Aoki, the pastry wizard. The French are passionate connoisseurs of patisseries. Really, only in Paris, do people line up around the corner for gateaus. So, it's a testament to Japanese-born Sadaharu…read more
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Brick and Mortar Stores vs Online Retail Sites

Whу Cuѕtоmеrѕ Purchase Online Aѕіdе frоm the аbіlіtу to соmраrе рrоduсt ѕресіfісаtіоnѕ аnd brоwѕе reviews, online ѕhорріng has a number оf оthеr аdvаntаgеѕ: Bеіng able to shop 24/7 Sаvіng mоnеу - оnlіnе shopping аllоwѕ thе сuѕtоmеr to соmраrе pricing аnd find thе best роѕѕіblе deals. They also have the ability to use coupons from Raise. Not hаvіng tо uѕе a реrѕоnаl…read more