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Montparnasse, Paris

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Once a labyrinth filled with artists' studios and roaring cafes, most of Montparnasse was flattened during the 1960s to accommodate a train station and Tour Montparnasse, the only skyscraper in the main part of Paris. Over recent years, the area has evolved into a neighborhood where you can find reasonable short-term rentals, budget cafes, and a down-to-earth vibe that's missing from many of the trendier neighborhoods. Using our international travel planner, Paris attractions like Montparnasse can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Let yourself guided through Montparnasse , the best way to get to know the area is to wander around and get lost in its beautiful streets  more »
  • A little tour in the Montparnasse district? even several, these days. The neighborhood is starting to evolve again: work everywhere for more greenery, the tower that will make a youthful cure and then be unrecognizable. Yes Paris will always surprise us
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