Paris for Visitors - Home 

imageimageimageimage


Main Index Sightseeing Search for Hotels, B&Bs, or Apartments
Where to Stay Transportation Top 11 Tourist Mistakes

Paris Dog Cemetery Photos

Le Cimetière des chiens d'Asnières-sur-Seine

From: Paris Dog Cemetery

photo

Just inside the entrance is a monument to Barry (1800-1814), the St. Bernard from Switzerland who was credited with saving 41 human lives. The monument was erected in 1900.

(Barry is not buried in Asnière-sur-Seine; after his death in 1814, the heroic St. Bernard was handed over to a taxidermist, and his stuffed body remains on display at the Natural History Museum of Bern, Switzerland nearly two centuries after his death.)

  Next photo


"Best of the Web"
- Forbes and The Washington Post


Check Booking.com's "best price guaranteed" rates at 2,400 hotels and apartments in Paris:


image

Arriving and getting around:


(c) iStockphoto/Imre Cicajlo

Airport transfers and sightseeing:

     arrow  Paris airport shuttles

     arrow  All Paris tours and activities


image

Cruise review:


Photo (c) iStockphoto.com/Robin Ahle

Need a car in Europe?

If you live outside the EU, a tax-free Renault or Peugeot tourist lease can be cheaper than renting. Minimum driver age is 18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include insurance.

     arrow  Short-Term Car Leasing



Europe for Visitors - Home  |

|  Advertising, audience, privacy, disclosures, and contact information  |

Copyright © 1996-2014 Durant Imboden and Cheryl Imboden. All rights reserved.