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Foot rub

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Reviewed December 28, 2017
KylieIsTravelling
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Perth, Australia
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Located In A Fitting Place.

Since my arrival in Paris, I have passed this statue at least twice daily. It stands, or perhaps I... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2017
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
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28 Dec 2017
“Foot rub”
10 Oct 2017
“Located In A Fitting Place.”
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

I stopped to visit the statue on my way past, and was intrigued to see people and some tourists walking past and rubbing the shoe of the statue - so much so that his foot is now golden in colour instead of bronze. So I...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Since my arrival in Paris, I have passed this statue at least twice daily. It stands, or perhaps I should say sits, around the corner from the hotel, where I am staying. The bronze work depicts Michel de Montaigne, a 16th-century philosopher, who played a...More

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small streets are filled with classical buildings,
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dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined
by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin
once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which
celebrates the great men and women of France. During
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