A gourmet and spiritual walk in the rue du Bac in Paris

A short walk to combine earthly and Heavenly foods

You can start the walk rue du Bac in Paris with a visit to the Notre-dame-de-la-medaille-miraculeuse Chapel. July 27, 1830, a young nun, Catherine Labouré, sees the Virgin him. It shows him two tables and asks him to strike a medal on the model of the tables. A few years later miracles with this medal will multiply. Today the Chapel is frequented by more than two million visitors from around the world. It is one of the ten most popular places in the capital.

Rue du Bac is also the street where the 'cheap', essential step of a visit to Paris. The 'cheap' is certainly the most beautiful of the Parisian department stores. A little further you can also find many shops of renowned mouth (Capon, Angelina...)

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Duration: 2 h.

The entrance to the chapel of the miraculous medal

The entrance to the chapel of the miraculous medal
The entrance is rather plain, the Chapel is located at the bottom of the Court.

The chapel our Lady of the miraculous medal

The chapel our Lady of the miraculous medal
There are 2 or 3 offices every day of the week.

The Interior of the Chapel

The Interior of the Chapel
The chapel was built in 1815, it is still managed by the company of the daughters of charity at the time.

The Court

The Court
On the way out we can of course go through the store to buy miraculous medals.

A restaurant in the "cheap"

A restaurant in the "cheap"
Rue du Bac is also the "cheap. A Parisian department store that offers a bit of everything: the furniture of the House until the food through the clothes. There are even restaurants.

The corner grocery store of the "cheap"

The corner grocery store of the "cheap"
There are of course than quality products.

The restoration

The restoration
Tables are spread out across the grocery store shelf, it is possible to to sit down to eat.

The "cheap" Christmas decorations

The "cheap" Christmas decorations
Department stores have always treated the Christmas decorations to attract customers.

The chocolate factory Capon

The chocolate factory Capon
We can continue the walk in the Rue du Bac to discover other trade of mouth.

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