Paris is one of the world’s most unique major cities, as it not only features a vibrant and exhilarating atmosphere, but is also home to many of Europe’s most iconic historical and cultural sites, from artworks like the Venus de Milo and The Thinker that can be found at the Louvre and Rodin Museums, to the stately Arc de Triomphe, located on the westernmost end of the Champs-Élysées.
Visit the Place de la Concorde on the Bank of the Seine
The Place de la Concorde is one of the busiest public squares in Paris, and is located between the Champs-Élysées to the west and the Tuileries Garden to the east. Completed in 1772, it was originally named Place Louis XV, but was later renamed during the French Revolution. The square is home to two beautiful fountains, and the Obelisk of Luxor.
In fact, Paris is a wonderful city if you like to be outside, it features lovely gardens and parks, such as the Jardin du Luxembourg, Jardin des Tuileries, Parc Monceau, and the Bois de Boulogne, many of which have their own great attractions and activities to enjoy.
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