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Opera district

Address: Between the Louvre and boulevards Haussmann, Montmartre, Poissonniere and Bonne-Nouvelle, Paris, France (Louvre / Place Vendôme)
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Ranked #139 of 637 Attractions in Paris
Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
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Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural

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66 reviews 66 reviews
41 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

A really lovely accessible area.Everything is within distance-we never got a cab.The Paris metro service is superb and always near. A great base to explore the heart of Paris,lots of restaurants,shops and tourist sites within easy access. Good range of hotels too.

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Outback Queensland, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Nice area to visit, good buskers, easy to get around on foot. Cafés are great too. Highly recommended to visit this area

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Paris, France
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831 reviews 831 reviews
442 attraction reviews
449 helpful votes 449 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Unlike some of the areas in Paris this one is incredibly clean. It is what struck me the most, as well as the very business orientated crowd that fills the streets here. Not much to photograph as a tourist other than the Opera, but there are some nice Japanese and Korean restaurants close by.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

You may want to take hotels close tot this area, as there's local shopping, a lot of theatres and good food around. and the street is open in the night as well serving drinks and food.

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Manila, Philippines
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506 reviews 506 reviews
207 attraction reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This area has many shops as well as the big department stores- Galeries Lafayette and Printemps. Uniqlo has a 3 story store near the big department stores. Many boutique stores and restaurants in the area. I have stayed in an apartment here on a visit to the city. After the stores close at night, it is not as lively as... More 

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Omaha, NE
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Words cannot describe what this opera house looks like. You have to visit it if you're in Paris take two hours and go through the entire facility it is spectacular. The metro has a stop so it is easy to get to. Wonderful food on the outside in a little café.

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Halifax, Canada
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497 reviews 497 reviews
194 attraction reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

After taking the metro to 'Opera' we walked around to check out the sites and the shopping. Lots of interesting things to see.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A word of warning about sitting on the steps of the Opera House. If you are on your own you may get approached by someone who makes out that they have just found a ring at your feet and then says take it - you must be very lucky. They walk off but offer to buy you a drink to... More 

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Palisades Park, New Jersey
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87 reviews 87 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

got off from the Rossybus and walked around a bit to check out the district. the best part was just enjoying the band with other people sitting down on the stairs. good weather in a beautiful city. can't really ask much more.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Little bit of a walk to the Louvre or Eiffel Tower but we did it and the area is great for shopping and restaurants. Very beautiful area.

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