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Dec 8th, 2017, 10:59 PM
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Christmas windows of Boulevard Haussmann 2017

I got to it a little late this year, but here is a glimpse of the Christmas windows in Paris:

Printemps : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SEZXA4zCTc

Galeries Lafayette : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ANp-2-1ql_A&t=11s

A bit more here: https://tinyurl.com/Haussmann2017
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Dec 9th, 2017, 03:57 AM
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thanks Kerouac!!!
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Dec 9th, 2017, 04:15 AM
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Are they still on display after Christmas (say until Jan 6?) I will be in Paris the first week of January and would love to see in 'real life'!

Your videos are very funny & charming.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 05:24 AM
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Thank for posting these! We will be there in just under two weeks and now I'm really looking forward to seeing the windows and all the decorations.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 10:22 AM
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Thanks! Esp enjoyed what looked to be a travel theme at Printemps.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 10:31 AM
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CharlotteK, I looked it up, and the Printemps windows will be on display until January 10th. Unfortunately, Galeries Lafayette will only have its windows until December 30th.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 11:49 AM
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Thank you very much! I will be sure to see what I can.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 12:17 PM
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Beautiful! Thank you Kerouac.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 03:18 PM
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Those in Paris during the Holidays might also find it interesting to walk through Place Vendôme which has also been decorated for the season.
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Dec 9th, 2017, 04:11 PM
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Thanks for posting. We almost made it to Paris this Christmas season but it was not to be.

Your videos made me happy...the music fit perfectly.
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Dec 10th, 2017, 02:31 AM
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Thanks for posting, Kerouac - each year I enjoy the taste of a Paris Christmas that you bring us, Di
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Dec 12th, 2017, 08:26 AM
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oui merci! Always enjoy kerouac's superb visual captures of Paris and France!
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Dec 12th, 2017, 09:29 AM
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Thanks so much, K. Wish my dad could see the trains.
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Dec 12th, 2017, 09:50 AM
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Merci, kerouac! I look forward to seeing your videos every year. I saw the windows on a few trips several years ago and they are magical!
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Dec 12th, 2017, 02:40 PM
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Thanks for posting, this is great! Can't wait to see them when we are there Dec 28!
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Dec 12th, 2017, 03:16 PM
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Beautiful
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Dec 12th, 2017, 03:24 PM
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You continue to amaze, Kerouac! Thank you again this year. I do hope you have a wonderful and fulfilling holiday season.
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Dec 12th, 2017, 03:25 PM
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Great! Love the pigeon. We’ve seen them twice but not this year. Thanks for posting.
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Dec 12th, 2017, 07:10 PM
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Merci, kerouac. I look forward to these every year, and you don't disappoint.
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Dec 12th, 2017, 09:37 PM
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Thanks for all of your comments. Every year I myself wonder what they will come up with next. If I worked for the decorating company, I would already know because these displays are planned more than a year in advance.
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