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Champs Elysees in Paris

Going to Paris and not go to the famous Champs-Elysees – it’s at least a big mistake. Compared with the long history of all Paris, Champs Elysees – a relatively young street. Yes, yes! That street, instead of the whole field as one might think based on its name. Once upon a time there stretched withered arm of the river Seine, and was quite moorland, so there in a heartbeat were kings to hunt ducks.

Elysian fields

Elysian fields

Today, the Champs-Elysees – it’s one of the most suitable places in Paris for military parades. Here comes a large number of Parisians and visitors to the city to participate in the festivities dedicated to the various national holidays. more »

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