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Champs Elysees

A June 2007 trip to Paris by paolo1899

Avenue des Champs-Elysées Photo, Paris, France More Photos
Quote: One of the most famous streets in the world.
Avenue des Champs-Elysées Photo, Paris, France
The Champs Elysees is an avenue that runs for 2km/1.25miles through the 8th arrondissement in northwestern Paris, from the Place de la Concorde in the east, with its obelisk, to the Place Charles de Gaulle in the west location of the Arch of Triumph. This avenue is one of the principal tourist destinations in Paris; the lower part is bordered by greenery and by buildings such as the theatre Marigny and the Grand Palais. The Elysees palace is a little bit to the north not on the avenue itself. Further to the west, the avenue is lined with cinemas, theaters, cafés, restaurants, and luxury specialty shops.The Champs Elysees is known as the most beautiful avenue in the world and the most expensive s...Read More

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Avenue des Champs-Elysées
Avenue Des Champs-elysées
Paris, France 75008