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  • Paperback: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Frances Lincoln (4 April 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0711233438
  • ISBN-13: 978-0711233430
  • Product Dimensions: 16.5 x 1.3 x 16.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 254,361 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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'Essential reading for any discerning visitor to, or inhabitant of, Paris.'

(Pipedown newletter)

'Siobhan Wall's nifty pocket-sized number gives you the lowdown on more than 120 places to enjoy a chilled-out vibe in the City of Light.'

(Jet 2 Holidays)

'The ideal guide to exploring Paris beyond the hotspots on everybody's hit list. Away from the mainstream guidebooks, Quiet Paris is the perfect companion for the frequent visitor to Paris who has already seen the grand monuments and is ready to delve a little deeper under the city's surface.'

(Easy Voyage)

'Avoid getting hot and bothered in summertime Paris by finding your own peaceful corner.'

(France magazine)

'There's another side to Paris and it could have us converted.'

(French Entree)

'A new, gentle-hearted guide to tranquil spots around the capital.'

(Marie Claire online)

'Packed with real insider tips and discoveries.'

(Paris Voice)

Book of the Week: 'Magnifique.'

(Mail on Sunday)

'A book that will tempt you to wander off the beaten track next time youvisit Paris.'

(Destination France)

About the Author

SIOBHAN WALL is a writer and artist. She initially studied at Cambridge University, followed by a degree in Fine Art at Central St Martin's College of Art and Design, and an MA (Distinction) in Visual Culture at Middlesex University, London. Siobhan has worked as a senior lecturer, teaching photography, cultural studies, video production and fine art for over ten years at universities in London and Oxford.The author of numerous articles on contemporary art published by international journals (Eyemazing, Framework, Ceramics Art and Perception, etc.), more recently Siobhan has curated group exhibitions for British museums and galleries. Her paintings have also been included in group shows at the Whitechapel Art Gallery and the ICA, London and she has two works in the permanent collection of women's art at New Hall, Cambridge.
Siobhan is the author of Quiet Amsterdam (9780711233423) and Quiet London (9780711231900).


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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Catherine on 30 Sept. 2013
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We took this book to Paris recently and despite being frequent visitors we still found some new and interesting places to visit. And some of them were free!!!
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Saw a review in the a Guardian so I bought it to take on a recent visit to Paris. It led us down alleyways, behind those high wooden doors, up winding stairs and into secret little shops filled with treasures. Nothing in the book disappointed . So glad I found it!
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By L. Ballantyne on 6 July 2013
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Great wee book - excellent information on quiet places to visit or eat - definitely would recommend it to anyone who wants to visit Paris and avoid the busy areas
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By Dr Claire L Kelly on 3 Jan. 2014
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Great book on Paris off the beaten track. Lots of ideas in different categories to help jaded tourists find that elusive essence of the real Paris.
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By KSG on 28 Oct. 2014
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A great addition to my collection of books about Paris; provides some interesting corners to look round.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Avril P on 9 Jun. 2013
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Really informative and packed full of interesting places to visit - I will be in Paris in early August and that book will be used every day, I am sure.
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