Day or Night the City of Light Beckons: Paris, France
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Paris is without a doubt an incredibly beautiful city. All of the landmarks of this French metropolis will take your breath away, so set out and experience the city of love and light.
1. Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower is a worldwide landmark that is a must see. It is more breathtaking in person than in any picture.
2. 1,710 Stairs To The Top
Take the stairs to the very top of the tower. You can also take the elevator but walking up all those stairs gives you a sense of accomplishment, conquering your way to the top.
3. Mona Lisa Smiles
@ the Louvre. Experience the amazing architecture of the outside as well as the glass pyramid. Then venture inside to see historic paintings and other works of art. You could spend all day exploring this massive museum, so if you are on a time crunch, be sure to map out the most important or historical works of art to see.
4. Notre Dame
Visit the historic Notre Dame. Explore the unique architecture and detail of the outside as well as inside.
5. Grab A Crepe From A Street Cart
Nearby street carts offer sweet or savory crepes. I got the Nutella Crepe, which I would strongly recommend to satisfy your sweet tooth.
6. Lover's Bridge
Visit Lover’s Bridge where couples write their name’s on a lock, lock it to the bridge and throw the key into the river symbolizing their eternal love.
7. Take A Stroll
Take a walk along the banks of the River Seine and explore what the city has to offer by foot.
8. Spot The Tower
While exploring the river banks, spot the Eiffel tower from many different angles. It is a landmark that is hard to miss, but is always exciting to see along your journey.
9. Avenue de Champs-Élysées
Stroll up the Avenue de Champs-Élysées where all of the high end shops and cafés are. Past the stores you will find the Arc de Triomphe. You can spot it from a far and follow the avenue until you reach the arc.
10. Arc de Triomphe
The Arc is in the center of a bustling round-a-bout, so take the underground tunnel to get to the center.
11. Light Up The Night
Visit the Eiffel Tower at night and watch it light up the night sky. Grab a bottle of wine and find a spot on the lawn to revel in the beauty of the tower.
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