At first glance, that is Paris… Well, there’s its famous Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower and some of those Parisian posh buildings and fountains. Hence, all the factors indicate that this is well and truly Paris. I would even put my hand in the fire that this is the city of lights with no doubt possible. Wrong answer dude! That’s actually Tianducheng (fake Paris), a luxury real estate development and Paris look-alike that’s situated in Hangzhou, China.
Dozens of Haussmann-style buildings lining the avenue des Champs Élysées and can host 100,000 people. You pay 500 euros a month to rent an apartment of 300 square meters with a choice of the view over the vineyards, as in Montmartre, or the basins of Versailles. The VICE magazine reports that the fake mini Paris is now a ghost city. Only a few dozen people (about 30 persons) are really living there.
The town became a place of wedding photos for Chinese couples who can not afford a trip to France.
Where to Stay in Paris
There’s a massive choice, and prices are generally reasonable considering this is a capital city. We’d advise picking somewhere within easy walking distance of a metro so that you can easily get around all the sights in this itinerary.
Our favourite way to find the best deals on accommodation is to book directly on the hotel website. usually have the best rate available thanks to our collaborators that feeds us with Exclusive and live Promo and deals.
Le Lapin Blanc, a Hotel just a 5-minute walk from Cluny-La Sorbonne Metro station. he best rate available online. You can modify or cancel your booking without fee until 2 days at noon before your arrival. Get a discount of 10% using promocode WEBACK2019 .
Des Duc Hotels, a few steps from Chatelet, the Louvre and Notre Dame. Get a discount of 10% using code WEBACK.
Concortel paris hotel, Reserve directly on website and get 15% reduction compared to other tariffs available online. free breakfast during week-end stays reserved via Hotel Website.
Hotel Saint honore, Just a short walk from the Champs Elysées and the Madeleine, the hotel Saint Honore is ideally situated for direct access to the Paris airports (CDG, Orly) and the 4 main train stations. BEST RATE GUARANTEE Get 25% off for your 3 nights stay !