Located on the beautiful Seine River is the "City of Lights" itself: Paris, France. This city has served as a beacon of art, food, and culture for hundreds of years, so it comes as no surprise that Paris is a tourist's paradise. With mainstays like the Louvre museum, the Cathedral of Notre Dame, and countless shops and attractions, you'll have no lack of activities and sights to explore. Stay in one of the many great hotels near the Eiffel Tower to be close to this iconic attraction.
The Eiffel Tower, built in 1889, is the tallest structure in Paris and can be recognized around the world for its unique design. It stands within the Champ de Mars of Paris, and features three levels accessible to tourists; the first two hold shops and restaurants, and the third observation level allows you to look out over all of Paris. With a number of cheap hotels near the Eiffel Tower, you can make this sight top on your list of landmarks to see during your Paris stay.
When you're finished at the Eiffel Tower, head east and cross the Seine—you'll find yourself at the Louvre Museum. This ancient and beautiful structure is one of the most visited museums in the world, hosting countless artifacts and famous works of art. Continue down the Seine to arrive at the Jardin des Plantes, Paris' main botanical garden which includes a zoo and several natural history museums. Right off the Seine you will also find countless French eateries boasting traditional French cuisines for which Paris is known. When you save on hotel deals near the Eiffel Tower and your flight to Paris, you'll have plenty left to splurge on French delicacies and wines!
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