Paris - The Islands (PDF Chapter)

Paris - The Islands (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Islands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Paris guidebook.

Where better to start your explorations than Notre Dame? Heading here first also means you’ll beat the crowds.

  • revel in the crowning glory of medieval Gothic architecture before you ascend the Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris’s towers to take in the awe-inspiring panoramas
  • maps
  • read richly coloured biblical tales in Sainte-Chapelle, exquisitely told through stained-glass imagery with a grace and beauty impossible to find elsewhere
  • transport
  • learn how Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others lived out their final days at the 14th-century Conciergerie palace-turned-prison before being beheaded
  • restaurants & bars

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Shopping.

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