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The section of Paris south of the River Seine.
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University Quarter, Latin Quarter, Full of Literary Spots & Famous Bookstores etc! Still a lively student area today by the Sorbonne etc! I took a Sandeman's New Europe free walking tour (tip the guide 5 euros if you enjoy it though) & it is definitely...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You will come to the left bank as it is half of the city. This is the university and religious district of town with lots of historic monuments, plus lots of great restaurants, neighborhoods, cafes.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafes, shops, the Palais Luxembourg, the Sorbonne, many fun shops, cafes, restaurants, just walk around, try not to look like a tourist, try to blend in. Which you won't unless you speak impeccable French, but its fun to pretend. Get a scarf and look annoyed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark W
Reviewed January 1, 2019

We were told to definitely go to the Rue d'Hachette for dinner. Well, we got the name wrong, but when we found Rue de la Huchette, we hit pay dirt. If you need a place to eat in Paris that is reasonably priced, this is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nadine T
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Take a day (or two) to discover this area of Paris...so much art, culture and great bistros ..charming shops.. grad a tea and watch the world go by. delightful feel like a locale.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maria c
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Have chosen this area for many years to have a quieter selection of options for dining, walking and shopping.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carol0918
Reviewed December 7, 2018

La Rive Droite encompasses everything official that emanates power , prevailing culture and the splendor of the city as it advertised throughout the world. La Rive gauche is a different world , its where the universities are , the students and the thw Assemblee Nationale...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maladora
Reviewed December 6, 2018

The left bank is really a great place for walking window shopping and seeing life.We stayed here in the 5th and 6th Arrondissements and felt a part of Paris; both rich and poor and some delicious food and restaurants!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Take your time when visiting, it is well worth visiting every corner. Shopping and dining at a very high level. Extremely well kept by authorities compared to years ago. Some refurbishing is still going on, making it one of the nicest places in Paris

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Luxembourg2010
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Rive Gauche is home of some of the best parts of Paris. It is known as the "Left Bank" and is home to both the 5th and 6th Arrondissements to name a few. It is the southern part of Paris with the Seine River as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from EUcivilization | Reviewed this property |
The Rodin museum is about 100m from station Varenne on metro line 13. Close to Hotel Des Invalides (musee de l'armee)