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This elegant neighborhood is best known for its two famous landmarks, the Arc de Triomphe and the Avenue des Champs-Elysées.
Paris, France
Faubourg Saint-Honore
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

My hotel was on rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore; therefore, my first day in Paris I walked past the Elysee Palace to the numerous luxury stores: Givenchy, Gucci, Chanel and Hermes to name a few. In a different direction I ventured past the Champs-Elysee to the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank T H
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I've been a frequent visitor to Paris for decades but still always seem to have something I want to do in the 8th Arrondissement, one of the city's 20 administrative districts. Located on the Right Bank, this area is close to the city center. Temporary...More

Date of experience: March 2016
6  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 25 January 2016

When in Paris, we do not feel we are really here unless we have seen the Effel Tower and walked down the Champs Elysees. The 8th is also home the the Arc de Triomphe, Pont Alexandra III, Place de la Concorde home of the Olelisk...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is a wonderful area as there are so many wonderful things to see. As well as the Champs Elysee with all the up market shops, there is the Arc de Triumph and the Place de la Concorde.The Grand Palais and Petit Palais are not...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

We walked through this arrondisement and found the many shops of the Champs Elysees. To tell you the truth, we were very disappointed that many of the high-end French shops have American stores in between. (We know the French love American things, but do we...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank dotters
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We stopped for two nights in this area on Rue de Courcelles. It was a fifteen minute walk to the Arche de Triomphe and the Tourist Boulevard otherwise known as the Champs Elysees! If you stand at the arch you can see the Grande Arche...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The first thing that we did after arriving in Paris for our second visit in two years, was to head to the 8th Arrondissement. We knew from our previous visit that this was the tourist heart of Paris. Much of what is depicted in postcards...More

Date of experience: July 2015
4  Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The 8th arrondissement is located on the Right Bank of the Seine River and is sometimes described as "materialistic," but it is so much more than that. After all, it is not only home to the Champs-Elysees, the high-end retail district that set the standard...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Elsa F
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Visiting and touring the 8th Arrondissement is being in the Paris central of photos and post cards. The grand Champs Elysse has Arc de Triomph on one end & Place de Concorde on the other, with many notable sights & attractions in between. You should...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank David B L
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I thin k it is the best arrondissement you can stay in if you like to walk around and see Paris closely.

Date of experience: July 2015
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