Travel

  • by iMinds
  • Narrated by Margot Knight
  • 0 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Learn about the history of the city of Paris with iMinds Travel's insightful audio knowledge series.
This collection includes the story of 6 of Paris' most famous and beautiful destinations - The Eiffel Tower, Sacre Coeur, The Latin Quarter, Notre Dame, The Champs Elysees and The Louvre.
iMinds will tell you the story behind the place with its innovative travel series, transporting the armchair traveller or getting you in the mood for discover on route to your destination. Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind.
Make your MP3 smarter with iMinds MindTracks, intersperse with music and enjoy learning a little about a lot.. knowledge of your own choice and in your own time.

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Audible Editor Reviews

From the Hill of Montmartre's breathtaking panoramas to the back alley brasseries of the Left Bank, iMinds' guide to Paris will educate and captivate listeners, whether visiting the city or simply interested in its culture and history. Australian actress Margot Knight visits six of the city's most renowned destinations, including the Eiffel Tower, The Louvre, Notre-Dame, Sacré-Cœur, the Latin Quarter, and Champs Elysees. The popular television actress examines the city's geography, history, art and architecture, so that listeners can walk the Latin Quarter in the footsteps of Joyce, Hemmingway, and Sartre, celebrate with revelers on Champs-Élysées, or explore the legacy of the Paris commune in Montmarte. A perfect real-time companion for explorers seeking an in-depth understanding of Paris, Margot exudes warmth and familiarity throughout.

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What the Critics Say

"I'm learning all sorts of stuff about stuff I didn't even know I didn't know. And it sticks. In a nutshell: wonderful." (Jonathon Margolis, Financial Times)

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-06-2009
  • Publisher: iMinds