Paris: Capital of France and Romance
The French capital, Paris is home to 12 million residents, with flights to Paris leading to movement on the Charles de Gaulle Airport of a toll of 61 million people per year! This green city comes across the world as one of the richest cities. With the large number of tourist attractions, in the city, the tourist sector booms.
Paris depicts its history well in forms of historic monuments, art work, museums and a lot of other marvelous spots. One of the most famous is the Musee d’Orsay, located in a renovated train station, so magnificent that even the non-artists will be spell bound by the spectacular impressionist works from the 1800’s and later. Paintings from artists like Van Gogh and Monet are displayed in huge frames, room after room. Do not miss out on the brilliant architecture either. The best airfares taken by the rich bring them here to this five stories high building, only to be awed!
The much-renowned Eiffel Tower is the star of the show. The tower lights up for ten minutes every hour of the night; one of the most gorgeous views of nighttime! With masses of people in line for the lifts to the main platform, it is best to take a walk up the staircase instead. One can indulge in ice skating and fine-dining here, though, of course the cheap tickets to Paris’s most-visited destinations would be tricky to arrange.
The royal Sainte-Chapelle is one of the finest of its kind, in France. The historical significance, stained-glass windows, beautiful architecture and the entire aura of the chapel will captivate you for hours! Be sure to attend a concert if you can. The rush may seem large, but it’s worth the wait.
For the core art-lovers, the humungous variety of art collections at the Musee du Louvre, all the originals are sure to take your breath away! The amazing Mona Lisa painting and the Venus de Milo have been signed along with 400,000 other fascinating historical objects. Full justice can only be given to this place if explored entirely.
For the aviation-enthusiasts, the Flight Experience is a dream-come-true! Experience the 737NG controls in your hands, with the due assistance on every step from the best of the best trained pilots. The HD graphics and cockpit will leave you breathless; the flight will give you an adrenalin rush! Getting cheap plane fares is one thing, and driving the plane yourself is another! Don’t miss on this one.
The heart of the city, the symbolic Notre Dame Cathedral, is a master in its Gothic Architecture. Relics, chimes and the chance to view the entire city from the towers are just some of what you can experience here.