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“ile de la cite” (14 reviews)
“western end” (4 reviews)
Paris, France
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stayed in an apartment overlooking Place Dauphine. After a few days we clearly understood that this was THE PLACE for Petanque (a French game similar to Bocci with silver balls). Every evening there seemed to be 4-5 groups playing the game. Pick up an...More

Thank ToddinFlemington
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Paris offers thousands of attractions, beautiful places and lovely corners, but I think that exactly in the middle of the town there is this magic square that is an "island" in the "île de la cité". Eating a Ocean salad and drinking a glass of...More

Thank AndreaDaMerate
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Stayed at an apartment here on our last trip to Paris in April 2016. Although we generally stay near Bastille, we found this to be an excellentm, alternative place / location to stay. Built in the early 1700's it is a hidden gem that you...More

1  Thank jimostlund
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Watched locals playing bocce in the square with picnics... Delightful! Then an immense party of people (I was told 800 people!) dressed in white showed up with tables and chairs and food and white balloons and and candelabras and centerpieces... A piano player 'street musician'......More

Thank Alexandra V
Reviewed 20 June 2016

On the island in the middle of the Seine, this little square on the northwest side of the ille, this is a great place to relax. Several cafes and food places will help you get a care of beer and enjoy the afternoon while touring...More

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This 3-acre triangle on the western end of Ile de la Cite brings me back on my visits to Paris, because of its charm and tranquility. Located just east of the Pont Neuf's midpoint, the place features space to roam, old-fashioned street lamps, benches, shade...More

1  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 24 April 2016

One of my favourite squares in Paris. I always visit when I am in France. A small square with some lovely restaurants around it, it has beautiful trees, a lovely sitting area and a very calm and inviting atmosphere.

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This was the first area I ended up at when I started exploring Paris. It is a nice quiet square (well technically it’s triangular, but whatever…) especially when compared to the hustle and bustle of the rest of Île de la Cité. There are a...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 27 February 2016

It was nice while passing by Pont Neuf and had good experience. I love Paris and it was more than enough that it was another place to be at

Thank ZaimJee
Reviewed 13 February 2016

The square at the western end of the Ile de la Cite was the second project for building the public squares in the city (after the Place des Vosges) started by Henry IV in 1607. The square has a triangular shape and it is a...More

3  Thank Borzov
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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