Paris, France is often called the most romantic place on earth, and right in the heart of the city is one of the most famous boulevards in the world, the Avenue des Champs Elysees. Stretching from Place de la Concorde all the way down to Place Charles de Gaulle, this ultra-wide boulevard is home to chic luxury stores, energetic open-air cafes, and elegant theaters. You can even find cheap hotels close to Champs Elysees, and numerous flights to Paris to begin your adventure.
Point of Interest
Just over a mile long, Champs Elysees courses through a famous garden called Jardin des Champs Elysees. At one end is the Arc de Triomphe, which was created to remember the battle victories of Napoleon Bonaparte. The boulevard is often the site of military parades and holiday festivities. It has been known to flood with people during major celebrations, such as when France won the World Cup in 1998. Because the boulevard is in a major international city, you can choose from many Champs Elysees vacation packages.
Once you get settled, start your adventure by simply strolling down the boulevard past the grand hotels near Champs Elysees. Take in a concert at Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, considered one of the most beautiful concert halls in the world, or saunter through the Louvre to see the Mona Lisa and other great works of art. You'll surely be hungry after the show, so relax and sit outside at an open-air café. Watch people on the boulevard while you sip an espresso or cappuccino and nibble on pain au chocolat or tapas with Bordier butter.
Explore Champs Elysees
Locals call Champs Elysees "la plus belle avenue du monde." If you remember your high school French, this means "the world's most beautiful avenue." You'll definitely agree when you take advantage of one of the hotels deals by Champs Elysees. Keep the Travelocity Price Guarantee in mind: Travelocity will match a lower price and refund the difference when you are ready to visit the most romantic spot in the world.