What to do during the confinement? It's not that you're not allowed to go out that you should do nothing. From March 30 to April 5, 2020 discover entertainments to enjoy at home, on your own or with friends. Shows, concerts, museums.... Sortiraparis.com gives you several options to keep yourself busy during the quarantine. Keep reading!
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Coronavirus: the situation in France, new derogatory trip certificate on smartphones
Confined for a few days, France keeps on taking measure to curb the epidemic. A confinement likely to last for several weeks. Let’s update you on the situation in France and numbers reported. This Thursday April 2nd, 471 deaths were reported in 24 hours and 6,489 people are reportedly in ICU, which means 382 more than the day before.
Coronavirus: the situation in Paris and île-de-France, new derogatory certificate
Discover the latest news as for the coronavirus epidemic situation in Paris and Ile de France. Markets, transit, measures, discover the latest news. With 2,301 people in ICU, Ile-de-France hospitals are overcrowded but regional transfers are being set up. Discover the latest news and measures.
Coronavirus: update on the situation in the world, 935 deaths in Spain in 24 hours
The entire world has been facing the unprecedented coronavirus health crisis for weeks. Discover updates on countries the most impacted by the coronavirus epidemic this Friday April 3rd, 2020. Over 46,000 people have died worldwide because of Covid-19. The United States exceeds 6000 deaths as of today with a record of 1,169 deaths in 24 hours. As for Spain, the country becomes the second country with the highest number of cases reported.
Coronavirus: new derogatory trip certificate to print out
Following the announcements made by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe this past March 23rd, a new derogatory trip certificate is available online. You shall have with you at any time. This new certificate gives precision as for outings limited within a 1-kilometer perimeter around your house and for 1 hour maximum.
Coronavirus: instructions and health recommendations in Paris
Facing an even greater coronavirus pandemic, the city of Paris and the French government are setting up every measure possible to limit the risks of contagion in Île-de-France. And it involves health instructions and recommendations to follow. Let’s not forget it: we’re all involved.
Coronavirus: news and fake news about the pandemic
As coronavirus is spreading in Paris, it’s hard to keep calm and know what to do with all the news published on the matter. Sortiraparis.com sorts things out between masked fake news and essential news to answer the threat effectively.
Did you know? 3 quirky facts about the Basilica of the Sacred Heart
The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is Montmartre’s jewel that fascinates because of its colossal dimensions and its peculiar architecture. But what do you know about it? Here are three quirky facts about the Sacré Coeur.
Did you know? 3 monuments from the Antiquity in Paris
Do you really know Paris? Let’s take you on a discovery of the ancient buildings in town. Ready to travel in time? First stop: Antiquity!
Did you know? 4 uncommon little stories about the Eiffel Tower
Symbol of Paris, the Eiffel Tower is the charging monument the most visited in the world! But do you know absolutely everything about the Eiffel Tower? Today, we give you 4 uncommon little stories about this historic building. Here we go!
Make the best of the confinement to know Paris inside out
Are you missing wandering around Paris? While waiting for the confinement to end, we invite you to learn more about the French capital before meeting it again!
Coronavirus: sport and running, 1km and 1 hour maximum
Confined, Parisians will now have to stay at home as much as possible and limit trips, even though they're allowed to go out and work out a bit. This Monday March 23rd, Edouard Philippe clarified rules. You have to tick some conditions: be alone, for a short period of time, by your place (up to 1 kilometer maximum), for 1 hour maximum, and respect barrier gestures. As for bike riders, there are still some grey areas.
Coronavirus, department stores and shopping malls in Paris: open or closed
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has announced this Saturday March 14, 2020 to close all non-essential stores. But what about department stores in Paris?
Coronavirus: supermarkets implement new measures, priority given to health caregivers
Priority access to health caregivers, hours for elderly people, early opening and late closing, without forgetting a security guard to make sure health safety distances are respected… As we are confined, supermarkets have to adapt and take new measures to face the influx of clients.
Coronavirus: museums' digital collections to enjoy during lockdown
While Parisians and Île-de-France are asked to stay home, confined due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they miss a museum tour, we’ve decided to give you a selection of virtual Parisian museum tours to enjoy while staying home.
Coronavirus: Centre Pompidou proposes digital tours and entertainments
Because of the coronavirus epidemic and as part of the #CultureChezNous measure set up by the Minister for Culture, Centre Pompidou has released a new offer of digital contents easily available on all screens, turning its website into a content hub. A playful manner to approach art while staying at home!
Coronavirus: Pompéi, the exhibition at the Grand Palais from your home
Because of the coronavirus epidemic, no Pompéi exhibition so far at the Grand Palais, but it didn’t prevent the cultural venue from offering a digital version of this great retrospective. To discover from March 25th, 2020 as of noon.
Coronavirus: the Grand Palais and its exhibitions from the comfort of your living room
To keep you busy while confined because of the coronavirus, the Grand Palais offers you to virtually visits its exhibition area and invites you to enjoy entertainments and tours available for the entire family. Digital collections, entertainments for children, anecdotes… improve your knowledge from your sofa!
Discover the Louvre even if confined
The Louvre, as other museums, is closed until further notice. Despite the lockdown, you can still enjoy the treasures it contains thanks to different solutions available on its website. Let’s enjoy a free tour!
Free concerts on European philharmonic orchestras’ websites
What a beautiful time for opera fans! To make sure this confinement is not too boring, Berlin Philharmonic, Paris Philharmonic, Munich Philharmonic and Vienna Philharmonic let us a free and unlimited access to their concerts. Discover how to enjoy these exceptional programs.
Paris Opera puts its shows online for free during lockdown
Don Giovanni, Swan Lake and even the Barber of Seville… All these famous shows are available online for free, starting from March 17th at 7:30 p.m. on the Opéra and Culturebox websites. The occasion to (re)discover opera classics at home during lockdown.
Events awaited at the end of the confinement:
Solidays 2020 at Paris Longchamp: -M-, Aya Nakamura, Black Eyed Peas, Metronomy... The first names
Solidays returns and awaits you once again in June at the Hippodrome de Longchamp, on Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21, 2020 for a new and 22nd edition as exceptional as the previous ones. The lineup? -M- as well as Aya Nakamura, Niska, Rilès and even Boris Brejcha and Videoclub. Meet on Thursday February 6 at noon (CET) for the opening of the ticketing service and sale.
Candlelit dinners 2020 at the Château de Vaux le Vicomte
The Château de Vaux le Vicomte and its “Candlelit Dinners” are welcoming you again for enchanting evenings from Saturday July 4 to October 3, 2020. Think an entire castle and a wonderful garden lit by two thousand candles for a night-time visit. It doesn’t matter if you’re with your family or your lover, it’s the occasion to discover or rediscover Vaux le Vicomte from a new angle.
Lady Gaga live at Paris Stade de France in July 2020
This is official, friends! Lady Gaga is coming to Paris this year for an exclusive show on Friday July 24, 2020 at the Stade de France. The occasion for the American artist to promote live her latest album called “Chromatica”.
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