Île de la Cité, Paris

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Île de la Cité is one of two natural islands in the Seine at the heart of Paris. As the place where the medieval city was founded, the island is known for its cobblestone streets and historic buildings. One important landmark is Conciergerie prison, where Marie Antoinette awaited execution in 1793. The island’s teardrop shape makes its streets quite interesting, with buildings and bridges forced to adapt to this landscape. Small walkways and a staircase behind the statue by the Pont Neuf bridge allow you to walk down along the river’s edge. A small bridge connecting the other island, Île Saint-Louis, is a gathering place for street performers showcasing their talents. Île de la Cité is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Paris Edition.
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  • Now that there is no lock to walk across the street from Shakespeare, though the staff-the only point in the
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  • It is a place full of history, where the parisis settled for the first time, protected by the Seine. The highlight is undoubtedly the Notre Dame, but there is much more to enjoy, like the bridges, the river Seine, the ground zero of Paris, and the Roman ruins.
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  • Dream if he would use it instead many machines, so pedestrian it is a shambles. However it is mandatory. Recommended night, where you can enjoy a more magical
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  • Good place to avoid the crowded Notre Dame area ... you can find flower market and a metro line 4 next to it
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