La Defense

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Bernard92
Paris47 contributions
Extatiques 2021 until Oct 3rd
Jun 2021 • Family
The special exhibit of Extatiques (temporary sculptures) has started and will last til October 3rd
It encompasses around 8 sculptures and is worth a look if you are in the neighborhood
Written June 30, 2021
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MEBT
Florida13 contributions
La Defense in Paris
Dec 2019
There is a lot of scattered art in this are which makes it worth the visit, if you have extra time while in Paris. Getting there was very easy with public transportation. Amazing architecture (but it is, after-all, Paris). It was part of my bucket list of places to visit and enjoyed the walk around the town.
Written November 21, 2020
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DB7
Lisbon, Portugal11 contributions
Great place
Aug 2019 • Couples
Great place to visit and modern city. Love to visit this place again. I went with my wife we enjoyed a lot. It was nice weather and lovely place to click picture. The underground metro help reach in exact location.
Written July 27, 2020
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NikolinoPap
Cardiff, UK137 contributions
scattered art
Feb 2020
Well, worth a visit and only because is clearly Paris modern/shopping/business district which embraces art big time and has easy access by metro.
Smaller or bigger pieces jump out, here and there most of the times creatively blend with the surroundings and be part of daily life as handy objects.
I rode my first electric scooter there so I guess means a lot more to me...
Written February 16, 2020
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Quentin L
Perth, Australia77 contributions
Want shopping. Go here
Dec 2019 • Couples
Ok so after a few days walking the streets of old Paris you come to find many of the same chain outlets about and those that are not chain were going to blow my whole trip budget for a single coat. Here right at the metro exit is a great big shopping centre with everything you need without huge price tags. That being said it's not the glam you get from places like gallerie Lafayette but once you're out o money but not done shopping this is where you'll get what you need.
Written January 25, 2020
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B1714D
Belgrade, Serbia9,575 contributions
Opposite the rest
Dec 2019
Out of my 8 visits to Paris this was my only second time I've visited La Defense. There are many reasons for that.
First of all, it simply doesn't fit Paris. I think they built it just to say "Hey, we can also build such glass and steel skyscrapers".
Second, there's almost nothing to do there, it's a business part of city.
Third, it's pretty far away from everything else in Paris and you need much of your time to go there and get back.
The most interesting here is the Grand Arch of Defense which stands in a perfect straight line with the Arch de Triomphe, Concorde and Louvre.
Written January 25, 2020
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Aleksandar
Belgrade, Serbia8,213 contributions
Modern
Oct 2019 • Couples
Modern part of the city, with amazing new buildings, but lacking the basic charm of the old and authentic Paris.
Written January 19, 2020
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Christopher I
Belleair, FL13 contributions
My go to in Paris, La Defense
Jan 2020
I generally have a vehicle when visiting Paris because parking downtown is almost impossible. I stay at a hotel in La Defense most of them have ample parking (for a fee) available. There are a few different hotels, I have stayed at the Sofitel a couple of times. There is a large shopping mall with stores and many restaurants very close to the hotels, easy 10 min walk. Large mall like you would find in an America along with a very large food market. Very reasonable prices. The food market and coffee shops are very handy to have near the hotel. The subway is a few steps from the market and another subway entrance closer to the hotels.
Written January 8, 2020
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VALENTIN LAURENTIU
Romania44 contributions
La Defense, a modern image of Paris
Nov 2019
La Defense is the first European business district. When you get here you have a modern image of Paris compared to the historical one you are used to. You can get here from the center of Paris by RER A or the bus. Here you can admire the imposing Grande Arche de la Defense, the sculpture Le Pouce by Cesar Baldaccini, the tall buildings around or you can visit the commercial galleries. Everything is very beautiful and modern.
Written December 18, 2019
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Le Quynh
Hanoi, Vietnam3 contributions
Very good hotel. Easy to access to public transportation
Apr 2019
Very good hotel. Easy to access to public transportation. I will be here again. Hotel staffs are helpful.
Written December 10, 2019
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