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Paris- the city of Romance. Arguably the worlds most elegant and romantic of cities. Paris is full of splendid charm, culture, sightseeing and atmosphere.
Places of interest: You can visit Paris all year round but the Spring and Autumn are cooler months and are very picturesque.
Exploring Paris on foot is a sheer delight, you will find many hidden squares, secret passages and unexpected views around most corners. The heart of Paris is the elegant rue de Rivoli, stretching from the Place de la Concorde to the Louvre, here you will find famous department stores such as Galeries Lafayette and Printemps.
The striking Louvre contains many masterpieces including the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo. The Left bank St. Germain is the meeting place for many artists with many famous cafes and dusty book stalls dotted along the tiny cobbled streets and passageways.
The Champs-Elysees is the most famous avenue in France and extends from the Arc de Triomphe to the Place de la Concorde. This is the chic area where fashion wealth and the upper class live together.
Montmartre stretches from the grand boulevards by the opera through to the lively Pigalle and to Clignancourt flea market and the Sacre Coeur basilica.
Visit the Grands Boulevards with their wide tree-lined thoroughfares with varied theatres and restaurants. The 984- foot Eiffel Tower dominates the skyline and was constructed in 1889. It offers one of the best views of the city.
Hotels: Paris is a very accommodating city! Whether you're planning a trip or short break for business or fun, travelling with kids, or looking for a romantic getaway, you'll find a remarkable range of quality hotel options all within reach of the things you most want to see and do. Our hotels and apartments range from budget and tourist grade properties through to 3 & 4 star and Luxury accommodation. Start searching online for live availability and instant booking confirmation, guaranteed.
Getting Around: Getting around the city couldn't be simpler if you pre-book the L'OpenTour Bus. View the sights of Paris from the open top deck, stopping at over 30 major attractions. Hop on and off as often as you please.
Other places of interest to visit: The Pompidou Center Frances most visited museum, the Musee d' Orsay for the best collection of impressionist art in the world. Visit the Versailles with it's hall of mirrors, magnificent gardens and view of the Queen's apartments. Try one of three fabulous cabarets : The Moulin Rouge - the worlds most Famous French cabaret revue based on typical Parisian style. The Lido - a spectacular show with an international flavor. The Paradis Latin - a fabulous revue, authentic and entertaining, includes the Can-Can.
Nightlife: Nightlife is centered around the many cafes, bistros and restaurants. If you are on a budget look out for fixed price menus 'Menu Prix Fixe' or 'Plat du Jour' at the small restaurants of St. Germain, Montmarte or the boulevard du Montparnasse. If you are looking for something special and are prepared to splash out try Le Doyen on the Champs Elysees or La Tour d' Argent overlooking the Notre Dame.
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