walks : + Culture : + Shopping : +
11th is not a very well-known arrondissement, apart from the
famous Place de la Bastille. But if you are a little curious
you will find very pleasant streets with a special atmosphere
in this neighbourhood.
with the Bastille neighbourhood, the Rues de Charonne and
d'Oberkampf will charm lovers of rock music, motorbikes and
leather jackets. You can, however, stop at one of these numerous
rock bars without any danger.
Rue du Faubourg St Antoine, the most picturesque of this neighbourhood,
will allow you to head towards La Nation among craftsmen.
for everyone :
lovers of leisurely walks :
you want to enter a different, very convivial world, choose
Rues Oberkampf, de Charonne and de la Roquette. There you
will find numerous atmospheric bars and small restaurants
with a taste of exotic travels.
a bit of peace and quiet, try Rue du Faubourg St Antoine,
delightfully picturesque with numerous narrow lanes and charming
lovers of culture :
main cultural attraction of the 11th arrondissement is the
Place de la Bastille, where there is a monument celebrating
the new-found freedom after the storming of the Bastille in
lovers of shopping :
going down the small roads perpendicular to Rue de la Roquette,
you will find small boutiques specialized in everything to
do with myths and legends (statues of elves, of gnomes,
Or you can take Rue du Faubourg St Antoine and discover the
remember: La Place de la Bastille
/ La Rue du Faubourg St Antoine / Les Rues Oberkampf and de