"Eiffel Tower" La Tour Eiffel Tip by ForestqueenNYC

La Tour Eiffel, Paris: 603 reviews and 1,084 photos

Their is a lot of criticism about the Eiffel Tower, but, frankly, I love it and couldn't get enough pictures.

The lights twinkle on the hour once they are turned on. Some French people with whom I spoke complained about the lights being turned on because it costs the taxpayers tons of money to light up the Eiffel Tower. I have a feeling that the number of tourists who pay to go up in the tower are offsetting this cost by quite a bit, but I am not sure.

A good and romantic place to watch this display while having dinner, coffee, or a glass of wine is at one of the cafes on the circle at Trocadero in the 16th Arrondissement.

Address: Trocadero
Directions: You can't miss it!!!
Phone: +33 892 70 12 39
Website: http://www.toureiffel.paris/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Aug 5, 2006
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