15 December 2010
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Whenever you think of Paris you will without doubt think of the famous and emblematic Eiffel Tower, as well as the fabulous French cuisine, Disneyland Paris which is just magical at this time of year, and the Louvre one of the most famous museums in the world, amongst others. All these and more are on offer in the city that just speaks chic at Christmas with its Christmas markets filled with the intoxicating smell of mulled wine, the ice rinks, the glittery Christmas trees gracing various locations of the city, and of course the many French Christmas gifts and traditions. However, during the festive season there is always one place where people gather, the nerve centre of the city where you can admire some of the famous monuments in the French capital, do some hardcore shopping, and finally spend your New Year in style and admire a spectacular firework display. You guessed it, the prestigious shopping avenue the Champs Elysées. more ...