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Old June 19th, 2007, 09:25 PM   #1
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Central Paris : around Avenue de l'Opera

My trip in Central Paris in the CBD near the Opera.

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The 1st Arrondissement

Land area : 1.83 km² 0.71 sq mi
Population : 16,888
Density : 9,249/km² 23,786 sq mi
The 1st arrondissement is one of the 20 arrondissements of Paris, France. It is the least-populated of the arrondissements
In 1999, the population was 16,888, while it hosted 63,056 jobs, making it one of the most active arrondissements for business after the 2nd, 8th and 9th arrondissements


The 2nd arrondissement

Land area : 0.99 km² 0.38 sq mi
Population : 19,585
Density : 19,743/km² 51,539/sq mi
The 2nd arrondissement, located on the Right Bank, is one of the 20 arrondissements of Paris, France. Along with the 8th, and 9th arrondissement, it hosts an important business center of Paris, which is located around the Opéra. It has the most dense concentration of in business activity in the city. It contains the former Paris stock exchange, a large number of banking headquarters.
As of the last census in 1999, the population was 19,585, while the arrondissement contained 61,672 jobs, and this despite a land area of only 0.992 km², making it the most dense arrondissement in business activity with an average of 62,695 jobs per km²


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Old June 19th, 2007, 09:37 PM   #2
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Nice metro station!
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Old June 19th, 2007, 11:06 PM   #3
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Everthing looks perfect!
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Old June 19th, 2007, 11:10 PM   #4
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The Japanese and a bit korean district is not so perfect.
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Old June 20th, 2007, 12:22 AM   #5
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Dunno what to say, this city is so amazing in my eyes. Thanks for sharing!
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Old June 20th, 2007, 12:45 AM   #6
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Those small street looks very traficated - you should get some more bikes down there

Great pics BTW
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Old June 20th, 2007, 11:44 AM   #7
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Ahhh la rue Sainte Anne! Une de mes rues préférées à Paris...je ne sais pas pourquoi !
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Old June 20th, 2007, 11:47 AM   #8
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I remember some of these streets
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Old June 20th, 2007, 11:51 AM   #9
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Ahhh la rue Sainte Anne! Une de mes rues préférées à Paris...je ne sais pas pourquoi !
I know why ... and the best it is that Pyramide metro station has announcement in japanese. I never heard it before and I was very suprised.
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Old October 18th, 2007, 09:19 PM   #10
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Great pictures! I stayed in Paris near the Opera Garnier in 2006. It really does have stome stunning architecture, and seeing those beautiful golden boulevard's again brings back some great memories!
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Old October 18th, 2007, 10:32 PM   #11
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looks great..ut i saw a lot of chinese or maybe korean writings there?is it a koreatown of paris?
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Old October 19th, 2007, 12:16 AM   #12
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Paris is so beautiful!
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Old October 19th, 2007, 01:09 AM   #13
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looks great..ut i saw a lot of chinese or maybe korean writings there?is it a koreatown of paris?
Actually it is japanese sign, there is also some chinese restaurant.
I would say that is more the Japantown of Paris, even if it has also many koreans.
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Old March 17th, 2008, 02:16 AM   #14
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Old March 17th, 2008, 02:31 PM   #17
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I have a reputation. (The subjet of this photo was the beautiful VW Passat )
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Those small street looks very traficated - you should get some more bikes down there
Great pics BTW
Yeah definitely, Paris has too many cars and something should be done about it.
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