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When visiting a city, youΒ will find tourists all over the city but you won’t find them in secret corners. Tourists stick to their map and the tourist spots. I like being a tourist but I like to get lost sometimes. Also, I like to find out a bit more about certain places. There’s always a story behind it. Secrets of today? Paris. I went to visit the Parisian neighborhood Montmartre. I had little time but I still managed to see some interesting things. Montmartre is a large hill in the 18th arrondissement and is known for itsΒ basilica the SacrΓ© Coeur. It is an artistic neighborhood and many painters and writers found inspiration in the picturesque setting of this charming hill. Montmartre used to be a small village, surrounded by fields, windmills and vineyards. It sounds lovely but it has transformed into one of the most vibrant and touristic neighborhoods in…