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♥ Paris: Lunch at Merci

Red fiat at the entrance to Merci Paris

Merci is a whimsical wonderland of a concept store that is large, bright, airy and chock full of eclectic and interesting stock.  Merci seems to sell almost everything: clothes, furniture, perfume, household items, books, stationery, haberdashery…  

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♥ La Fontaine de Mars

On Monday the President and the First Lady of the United States of America Barack and Michelle Obama will arrive in Ireland on a brief visit.   When the couple are at home in Washington they often eat out on a ‘date night’ at one of the capital’s restaurants.  As they are in Ireland for a short visit, it is unlikely they will visit one of Dublin’s restaurants.  Almost two years ago when they were on a trip to the French capital they ate with friends at a Parisian bistro.  This was somewhat controversial at the time, as the US president, had turned down an invitation to dine at the Élysée Palace with President Nicolas Sarkozy while he was in Paris.

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