Place Vendôme

Place Vendôme is a prestigious plaza located in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, not far from the Jardin des Tuileries. The tall green column at the center of this octagonal plaza was commissioned by Napoleon to commemorate the Battle of Austerlitz. Today the Place is well known for the luxury boutiques which surround it as well as the Hôtel Ritz.

Place Vendôme, Paris

Place Vendôme, Paris
Place Vendôme, Paris

Place Vendôme
75001 Paris, France

December 28, 2018

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[…] at Musée de l’Orangerie, walk the Palais Royal gardens, luxury shop along Rue Saint-Honoré and Place Vendôme, wander the Jardin des Tuileries, relax with a glass of wine in Place Dauphine, and mid-market shop […]

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