Champs-Élysées

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View of the Champs-Élysées

The Champs-Élysées is a long and very famous street in Paris.


The street is 1910 meters long and 70 meters wide.It links the Arc de Triomphe and the Place de la Concorde. It is a very popular place: there are many famous cinemas, bars, boutiques, and restaurants. It is also where the Tour de France ends. It is the second most expensive street of the world. Rent is more than 900 000/100m² in a year.

On 20 April 2017, two ISIS-claimed gunmen opened fired and killed one police officer and injured another at Champs-Élysées.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Paris shooting: Police officers shot at Champs Elysees days out from French elections". News.com.au. 20 April 2017. Retrieved 20 April 2017.
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