All this talk of tourism has led serendipitously to a movie of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin, circa 1969.
I haven’t seen the movie, but there is an excerpt where it suggests that the guy (Serge) doesn’t have to be pretty; he just has to know how to cut up chickens and onions.
And Jane is famous for the song “Je t’aime moi non plus,” of censorship fame, and the Hermes Birkin bag. Reportedly, the CEO of Hermes created that bag just for her. Jane would be 63 today.
The audio of “Je t’aime..” is here: