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Place Vendome, Paris
(3.9/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Place Vendome is the centerpiece of a magnificent eight-sided square, first laid out in 1699 to show off an equestrian statue of Louis XIV. The statue was removed amid revolutionary fervor in 1792, and replaced in 1806 with the Colonne de la Grande Armée. This was modeled on Trajan's column in Rome, and decorated with Napoleon's military exploits. The present column is a replica, however, as the original was pulled down during the 1871 Paris Commune. This square represents the best of well-heeled Paris, and is home to an abundance of exclusive boutiques, jewelers, and fashion labels, including Cartier, Boucheron, Trussardi, van Cleef & Arpels, along with several banks, the French Ministry of Justice, and the Ritz Hotel. To visit Place Vendome on your holiday in Paris, and find out what else Paris has to offer, use our Paris trip generator.
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  • This is the place de Paris where are concentrated the most famous boutiques of the world and also in the surrounding area there are other similar. She also is the Hotel Ritz, the top of Parisian elegance, famous for hosting celebrities and be the home for many years of the fashion designer Coco Chanel.
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  • Quiet, pedestrian, even being near them large arteries of Paris is breathes tranquillity and luxury exclusive, between opera and the Sena, houses the hotel more luxurious of Paris and stores exclusive without noise, all a joint architectural of great beauty. You have to enjoy it.
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  • It's cool to say that you are going at least once, it is a very pretty but has nothing exceptional either more, this isn't a must...
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