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Long Street on Left Bank

Very long street near the river on the Left Bank lined with very fancy residences and hotels, some... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
Not that flash

I walked along the Rue de l’Universite today on my way from the Eiffel Tower to the Musee de... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
KylieIsTravelling
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Perth, Australia
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4 Aug 2018
“Long Street on Left Bank”
27 Dec 2017
“Not that flash ”
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This 7th Arrondisement street has numerous traditional Parisian boutiques and cafés.
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rue de l'Universite, Paris, France
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Very long street near the river on the Left Bank lined with very fancy residences and hotels, some shops and restaurants. Classy address.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I walked along the Rue de l’Universite today on my way from the Eiffel Tower to the Musee de l’Armee and found the Rue to be unassuming, with nothing to really see. I wouldn’t count it as a tourist attraction or anything to go and...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

A long street designed parallel to the River Seine it joins the crossroad Rue Jacob- Rue des Saints Peres. From the route Eiffel it traversed the Esplanade des Invalides. It is known to have many Universities along this street and the different Embassies As far...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This was a most unsatisfactory experience. My advice is for prospective renters to use caution here. We contracted to Rent 211 rue Universite for 6 days at $300 per day paid up front. We found the rental through Air BNB which we have successfully used...More

2  Thank L8ON
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Some embassies, lots of classy apartment buildings, dignified and pleasant, but not especially interesting. No shopping or food.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A road trough a residential area in Paris. Nice place to walk around and explore Parsian Buidings. From the 4 way intersection you can have a nice view of Pont Alexandre III, Grand Palais and Petit Palais.

Thank Rubaiyat E S
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Just an average road, although at the end you can get nice pictures of the Eiffel tower. There's also a museum in the middle.

Thank Kiara A
Reviewed 10 November 2016

For people who like the parisian architecture, it's a nice walk. But nothing really surprising. Maybe if you've already walked around the city a little bit, you can give the preference for some other place. The channel of Saint-Martan is a good one, with a...More

Thank g_marianaa
Reviewed 12 June 2015

You can walk from Rue du Bac to the Eiffel Tower via this residential street, and pass through some nice building. The street is rather quiet. There are a few restaurants between avenue de Latour-Maubourg and rue Jean Nicot. However, if you can a more...More

3  Thank sipivu
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The Rue de l'Universite is a nice residential street in the 7th arrondissement. There is not too much on the street that could be considered a major tourtist attraction, but it is a nice street to walk on.

1  Thank Ibadanboy
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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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