Canapes under the canopy? Paris gentrifies rusty mall

Travel May 14, 2016

Canapes under the canopy? Paris gentrifies rusty mall

by Thomas Adamson

Swapping burgers for lobster souffle and rusty welding for a state-of-the-art canopy roof, Paris' mayor this month unveiled a $1 billion revamp of the city's dilapidated main shopping and transport complex, Les Halles. Paris authorities view the building project — which made central Paris a ...