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1.MONTMARTRE

many artists lived, worked, or had studios in or around Montmartre, including Amedio Modigliani, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Edgar Degas, Pablo Picasso and many more. Montmartre is also the setting for several Hollywood hit films.

The it is also in the house where the painters Maurice Utrillo and Suzanne Valadon lived and worked in second-floor studios. The house was Pierre’s first Montmartre address, and he painted several of his masterpieces there. Many other well known personalities moved through the premises. The mansion in the garden at the back is the oldest hotel on Montmartre.

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2 NOTRE-DAME

This famous medieval gothic cathedral from the 13th century is located on the island Île de la Cité. Visit also Conciergerie, a former medieval royal palace and a prison during the French Revolution.

3.CATACOMBS OF PARIS

It is an underground tunnel and gallery. The ossuary known as the catacombs date back to the 18th century when the remains of over six million people were moved into an underground tunnel network of former stone mines to reduce the growing number of cemeteries. The tunnels are very long and one can easily get lost so don’t go wondering of alone

4.EIFFEL TOWER

It is one of the most recognized world attractions and most-visited paid monument in the world. It was constructed in 1889 by the company owned by the engineer Gustaf Eiffel as the entrance to the 1889 World’s Fair. Including the tip, Eiffel Tower is 1,063 ft (324 m) tall and is the tallest structure in Paris.

5.CHAMPS-ÉLYSÉES

The Avenue is a 1.2-mile-long (1,9 km) street located in the center of Paris and is considered to be one of the most recognizable avenues in the world. It features numerous luxury shops, theaters, and cafés. At Champs-Élysées ends with Arc de Triomphe.

6.LA DEFENSE

It is Europe’s largest business district containing many of Paris’s tallest buildings and a large shopping mall with numerous restaurants and theaters. La Défense features an impressive modern architectural masterpiece La Grande Arche.

7.VERSAILLES

It is an impressive royal residence of the king of France and Château de Versailles is now a UNESCO World Heritage site.