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Walk in the historical and artistic heart of the residential Marais, Grand Century of Louis XIV at the lights. This was the time of brilliant literary salons held by Precious, philosophers and libertines in splendid typical dwellings (houses, among courtyards and gardens decorated by the best artists ...).
Place Royale (now Place des Vosges) becomes a place of elegance, festivities and sometimes illicit duels.
Intrigues and political or amorous rivalries are forged in the antechambers and salons of these hotels. The company libertines blind eye to current infidelities, provided the lovers, discreet, do not clutter up the stairs.
And in these architectural jewel cases, real gems that combine rigor, symmetry and elegance of ornamentation, the parade nobility, conspires, cultivates the taste of arts and manners, books and pun.
Large Dynasties will leave a strong imprint on the historical and artistic. How to forget the Duke of Sully, shiny Minister of Henry IV, Madame de Sevigne, lady Marais whose salon was frequented by the greatest minds of the century, and finally the big names like The Guise, head of Catholic Leaguers in religious wars, Rohan, the last resident of sumptuous mansion was illustrated in the scandal of the necklace of Queen Marie Antoinette, and residents and ambiguous as talented as the smuggler writer Beaumarchais.
This route is punctuated evocations high historical facts but also truculent anecdotes that will lead us in the course of these renovated Individuals Hotels that have lost none of their charm and their spectacular beauty which can keep track of the facades and decors.