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Champs-Elysees

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Address: Avenue des Champs Elysees, 75008 Paris, France
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Perhaps the most famous street in Paris, this wide, tree-lined avenue is...

Perhaps the most famous street in Paris, this wide, tree-lined avenue is home to the city's chic restaurants, shops and boutiques.

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A famous boulevard

It is one of the most famous boulevards in the world, extremelly long, full of prestigous shops. Also good for a short / long walk day or night, just to feel an atmosphere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It is one of the most famous boulevards in the world, extremelly long, full of prestigous shops. Also good for a short / long walk day or night, just to feel an atmosphere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Plenty of cafe's and shopping to be had in this beautiful area in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. If you find yourself brave, you can catch a really nice view of the Arc de Triomphe as we did while visiting last year.

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wide streets, interesting stores, a wonderful walk on a summer's day or evening. Great for people watching also.

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We were there in December and was able to enjoy the lights of this beautiful avenue along with the many kiosks selling their arts and crafts and local foods.A stroll along the avenue (a good walk) is a mental relaxation. We would repeat it again.

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Between the Place de la Concorde and the L'Arc de Triomphe lies one of not only France , but arguably Europe's most iconic street - The Avenue des Champs-Élysées. At over 1 mile in length and carrying 8 lanes of traffic, this place is a sight to behold. Some of the most iconic names in consumerism are located on Champs-Élysées... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Champs Elysees is a boulevard which leads to the Arc De Triomphe. It is a lovely road lined with top designer shops and some nice restaurants. We also saw some street plays and performances on our way. Nice for a leisurely walk in Paris.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's so easy to find negative opinion of the Champs-Elysees. Well, it's not what it used to be; It's boring; It's touristy; It's over-commercialized, etc, etc.. Well, heck. It's not the most delightful thing to see in Paris, I guess, and I suppose I personally have a difficult time finding something in Paris I DON'T like. But a stroll down... More 

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We walked from the Arc de Triumph to the Louvre, it was long but very pleasant. Expensive shops along the way. You had to pay to use the toilets everywhere.

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For first-time visitors to Paris, this is an interestingly busy street to visit. It's full of shops (many chains), car dealers, places to eat and on weekends, lots of teens and 20-somethings! The Champs-Elysees's "hub" is the Arc de Triumph, a definate must-visit. If you're in shape, consider a climb up inside to the top of the monument to experience... More 

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A nice place to walk by day or night Nice place to shop , yet you'll pay a lot as it is not a cheap place to shop Lots of restaurants and things to do A must see of course

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Champs-Elysees
This area is characterized by its namesake avenue which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive offices and presidential palaces; architecture from 19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This neighborhood never rests, buzzing with visitors from around the world at all times of day and night, all within a stone's throw of the Seine.
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