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Things to Do and Places to Visit in Paris

Things to Do and Places to Visit in Paris

Even though we were in Paris for 10 days and covered the major tourist attractions, there still remain many places we didn’t get to visit or things we didn’t get to do. Nevertheless, I think I have created a pretty good list to keep you busy on your visit to Paris. Click on the links below for visitor information, details, my impression or experience, and pictures! Montmartre/City Free Walking Tour Sacré-Cœur (done on the same day as Montmartre, as Sacré-Cœur is…

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Montmartre/City Free Walking Tour–Things to Do in Paris

Montmartre/City Free Walking Tour–Things to Do in Paris

Montmartre/City Free Walking Tour: website: http://cityfreetour.com/paris/ email: reservation@cityfreetour.com; sms/phone/whatsapp: +33 5 42 47 70 57 Montmartre Free Tour: Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon @ 10:30 AM I wanted to go on a walking tour while in Paris, and City Free Tour was one of the many walking tours that were highly rated online as well as by my friend. Now, I know the name indicates the tour as being free, but the etiquette is that at the end of the tour,…

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Arc de Triomphe–Things to Do in Paris

Arc de Triomphe–Things to Do in Paris

Arc de Triomphe: Place Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris; http://www.arcdetriompheparis.com/ Hours: Apr—Sept: 10 AM—11 PM Oct—Mar: 10 AM—10:30 PM   Located on the western end of Champs-Élysées, this iconic monument was built between 1806 and 1836 to commemorate all those who fought for France, especially during the Napoleonic Wars. Along with names of generals and wars engraved on the inside and top of the arch, the Memorial Flame, which has been burning unperturbed since first ignited in 1923, burns in…

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Champs-Élysées–Things to Do in Paris

Champs-Élysées–Things to Do in Paris

Champs-Élysées: 8th arrondissement from Place de la Concorde to Place Charles de Gaulle (Arc de Triomphe); https://en.parisinfo.com/transport/73130/Avenue-des-Champs-Elysees As one of the most famous streets in the world, Champs-Élysées is a broad avenue lined with trees, numerous retails shops, restaurants, gardens, monuments, and theaters. Before the avenue became what it is now, it once housed fields and gardens. You can read about the history here. The avenue is also well-known for many events such as the military parade on Bastille Day,…

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris–Things to do in Paris

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris–Things to do in Paris

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris: 6 parvis Notre-Dame – Place John Paul II, 75004 Paris; +33 1 42 34 56 10; http://www.notredamedeparis.fr/en/; http://www.tours-notre-dame-de-paris.fr/en/ Hours and admission: Cathedral: Mon-Fri: 7:45 AM—6:45 PM Sat-Sun: 7:45 AM—7:15 PM Free admission to the cathedral. Tower: Oct-Mar: 10 AM—5:30 PM daily Apr-Sep: 10 AM—6:30 PM daily Jul-Aug: 10 AM—11 PM on Fridays and Saturdays Closed on January 1, May 1, and December 25. €10; entry included in Paris Pass; free for children under 18   Also…

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