Take a tour of the City of Light; Melo Villareal; Out of Town Blog

La Ville Lumière, or the “City of Light,” is one of many nicknames for Paris, France and was bestowed on the capital for two reasons.  During the Age of Enlightenment in 18th century Europe, intellectuals sought to promote science and the exchange of ideas, as opposed to intolerance and superstition.  Paris was regarded as a…

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