Thursday, 12 December 2013

Romantic Paris

Paris with  its architectural work, art, monuments, museums, history and culture gives every visitor an experience of a lifetime. Every bit of the city is full of life, beauty and romance.  In this fascinating city there are many places to see and many things to do.

Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower comes first on the visitor's list. At its time, The Tower was the tallest structures
and represented the new modern order, today millions of tourists visit this glorious Tower every year. 

Le Louvre -  La Pyramide du Louvre

La Pyramide du Louvre is a modern glass entrance of the Louvre Museum. Before the revolution, Le Louvre was a palace, now it is one of the largest art museums in the world. Many priceless collections can be seen including :Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci. Le Louvre houses the largest collection of Greek, Roman, Egyptian and Oriental painting, there is also a large selection of sculptures and many more.

 La Cathédrale de Notre Dame

 Notre Dame Cathedral is another famous tourist attraction-a 805 years old church. A finest example
 of Gothic architecture.

Arc de Triomphe

Another must see tourist attraction is the Arch of Triumph, this huge structure symbolizes the military victory of the Emperor and France. It was built by the  Emperor Napoleon.

Avenues Des Champs Elysées

From the Arc de Triomphe, walk down the most beautiful avenue of the world : Les Avenues Des Champs Elysees. Step in the fabulous restaurants, hotels, luxury shopping arcades, walk all the way to Place de la Concorde.

Le Jardin du Luxembourg

At the end of La Place De La Concorde walk across to Les Jardins du Luxembourg, a magical place full of entertainment, this is a place where the Parisian go to relax.  

Le Cimetière du Père-Lachaise

A visit to the tomb of Oscar Wilde is a must, then a  walk downhill to visit the rest of the cemetery look for the famous names.
Sacré-Coeur et Montmartre

Montmarte is tallest hill and highest point in the romantic city. And at the top of the hill there is Sacre Coeur, a magnificent monument. To have splendid views of Paris,  climb the 300 steps to the most recognizable  Basilique du Sacré-Coeur  at the top of Montmartre.

Croisière sur la Seine  

 For a memorable experience, end your visit with a boat tour on the river Seine. Enjoy many spectacular views of the city by night and discover "La magie de Paris la nuit".

Travel with Eurostar and keep your ticket and enjoy 2 for the price of 1 at many places.
There are some beautiful attractions and museums, some are free on the first Sunday of each month.

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