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Rue de l'Universite

Address: rue de l'Universite, Paris, France (Eiffel Tower / Invalides / Palais-Bourbon)
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Ranked #504 of 632 Attractions in Paris
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, Dining
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Owner description: This 7th Arrondisement street has numerous traditional Parisian boutiques and cafés.

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Rue de l'Universite is a street in St. Germain des Pres and Invalides that runs parallel to the Seine a few blocks off the river. The streets history is tied to that of the local university and it provides a walking path all the way to Avenue de la Bourdonnais, in front of the Eiffel Tower, from its intersection with... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

There are so many more inviting streets in Paris. Rue de l'Université offers a safe and pleasant walk but not much more. There are an assortment of eateries along the way, but the best part of the walk is the view of Les Invalides as you pass by. Otherwise, not much.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

very safe area--fulol of eating places--good value--very lively

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